Thou hast had thty day, old dame, but thy sun has long been set. Thou art now the very emblem of an old warhorse turned out on the barren heath; thou hast had thy paces in thy time, but now a broken amble is the best of them.
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Scared out of his seven senses.
For a laggard in love, and a dastard in war, Was to wed the fair Ellen of Lochinvar.
Stood for his countrys glory fast, And nailed her colors to the mast.
Woman's faith and woman's trust, Write the characters in dust.
True love 's the gift which God has given To man alone beneath the heaven It is not fantasy's hot fire, Whose wishes soon as granted fly It liveth not in fierce desire, With dead desire it doth not die It is the secret sympathy, The silver link, the silken tie, Which heart to heart and mind to mind In body and in soul can bind.
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