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“Life, a Bubble” by William Drummond (1585-1649)
This Life, which seems so fair, Is like a bubble blown up in the air By sporting children’s breath, Who chase it everywhere And strive who can most motion it bequeath. And though it sometimes seem of its own might, … Continue reading
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