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After-Thought

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I thought of Thee, my partner and my guide,
As being past away. -Vain sympathies!
For backward, Duddon! as I cast my eyes,
I see what was, and is, and will abide;
Still glides the Stream, and shall not cease to glide;
The Form remains, the Function never dies;
While we, the brave, the mighty, and the wise,
We Men, who in our morn of youth defied
The elements, must vanish; -be it so!
Enough, if something from our hands have power

To live, and act, and serve the future hour;
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Helen M 20 October 2012

This is by Wordsworth! ! ! ! !

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Ayaan Z. 04 March 2020

R u ok? this is not by william wordsworth idiot

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