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Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch

(21 November 1863 – 12 May 1944 / England)

A Triolet


To commemorate the virtue of Homoeopathy in restoring one apparently drowned.

Love, that in a tear was drown'd,
Lives revived by a tear.
Stella heard them mourn around
Love that in a tear was drown'd,
Came and coax'd his dripping swound,
Wept 'The fault was mine, my dear!'
Love, that in a tear was drown'd,
Lives, revived by a tear.

Submitted: Wednesday, April 21, 2010

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