Most part of a lover's life is full of agony, anxiety, fear and grief, complaints, sighs, suspicions, and cares (heigh-ho my heart is woe), full of silence and irksome solitariness.
Health indeed is a precious thing, to recover and preserve which we undergo any misery, drink bitter potions, freely give our goods restore a man to his health, his purse lies open to thee
Many men are melancholy by hearing music, but it is a pleasing melancholy that it causeth and therefore to such as are discontent, in woe, fear, sorrow, or dejected, it is a most present remedy
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