Elizabeth Barrett Browning Power Poems

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Sonnet 39 - Because Thou Hast The Power And Own'st The Grace

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Because thou hast the power and own'st the grace
To look through and behind this mask of me
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Sonnet Xxxix: Because Thou Hast The Power

Because thou hast the power and own'st the grace
To look through and behind this mask of me
(Against which years have beat thus blanchingly
With their rains), and behold my soul's true face,
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