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And much as Wine has played the Infidel, And robbed me of my Robe of Honor Well, I often wonder what the Vintners buy One…
The Ball no question makes of Ayes and Noes, But Here or There as strikes the Player goes.
There was the Door to which I found no key; There was the Veil through which I might see.
I come like Water, and like Wind I go.
I came like Water, and like Wind I go.
Strange, is it not? That of the myriads who Before us pass’d the door of Darkness through, Not one returns to tell us of the…
Taste is the feminine of genius.
I sometimes think that never blows so red The Rose as where some buried Caesar bled; That every Hyacinth the Garden wears Dropt in her…
If you can prove to me that one miracle took place, I will believe he is a just God who damned us all because a…
I am all for the short and merry life.
Ah, take the Cash in hand and waive the Rest.
A book of verses underneath the bough, A jug of wine, a loaf of bread-and thou.
Think then you are Today what Yesterday you were – Tomorrow you shall not be less.
The Moving Finger writes; and, having writ, Moves on: nor all your Piety nor Wit Shall lure it back to cancel half a Line, Nor…
The Wine of Life keeps oozing drop by drop, The Leaves of Life keep falling one by one.
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