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Futility

I expect to pass through this world but once

I wish I loved the Human Race

Monday's Child

Ozymandias

Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?

The Rune of St Patrick

What a piece of work is a man!

When I was a child

When the Himalayan peasant meets the he-bear in his pride