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Could we which we never can

DMI number:
34320
First Line:
Could we which we never can
Last Line:
And our youth before us dies
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Age, Beauty, and Time
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Author:
Edmund Waller
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from To Phyllis ('Phyllis why should we delay'). Chalmers (1810) VIII: 49.
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