Andrew Marvell
Yorkshire, England
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An Epitaph

Rating: 2.6
Enough; and leave the rest to Fame!
'Tis to commend her, but to name.
Courtship which, living, she declined,
When dead, to offer were unkind:
Nor can the truest wit, or friend,
Without detracting, her commend.

To say--she lived a virgin chaste
In this age loose and all unlaced;
Nor was, when vice is so allowed,
Of virtue or ashamed or proud;
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Susan Williams 09 June 2017
She summ'd her life up every day; Modest as morn, as mid-day bright, Gentle as evening, cool as night: - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -sounded like a significant life to me... it was lived according to her choices
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