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Let us talk about unpleasant things

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The miracle

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To meadowes

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Sick is Anthea

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His poetrie his pillar

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The bride-cake

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The night-piece to Julia

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His cavalier

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Upon Mistresse Susanna Southwell

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To Dianame

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To an old woman

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Upon Clunn

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Eternitie

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Upon Sappho

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The bracelet to Julia

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The mad mayde’s song

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“I held love’s head”

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The grave-digger

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