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    He had put, within his reach,
    A box of counters and a red-veined stone,
    A piece of glass abraded by the beach,
    And six or seven shells,
    A bottle with bluebells,
    And two French copper coins, ranged there with careful art,
    —Coventry Kersey Dighton Patmore (1823–1896)

    For want of me the world’s course will not fail:
    When all its work is done, the lie shall rot;
    The truth is great, and shall prevail,
    When none cares whether it prevail or not.
    Coventry Kersey Dighton Patmore (1823–1896)

    For want of me the world’s course will not fail:
    When all its work is done, the lie shall rot;
    The truth is great, and shall prevail,
    When none cares whether it prevail or not.
    Coventry Kersey Dighton Patmore (1823–1896)

    And thou rememberest of what toys
    We made our joys,
    —Coventry Kersey Dighton Patmore (1823–1896)

    The world, unfathomably fair,
    Is duller than a witling’s jest.
    Love wakes men, once a lifetime each;
    They lift their heavy lids, and look;
    And, lo, what one sweet page can teach,
    They read with joy, then shut the book.
    —Coventry Kersey Dighton Patmore (1823–1896)

    And thou rememberest of what toys
    We made our joys,
    —Coventry Kersey Dighton Patmore (1823–1896)

    With not one kiss, or a good-bye,
    And the only loveless look the look with which you passed:
    ‘Twas all unlike your great and gracious ways.
    —Coventry Kersey Dighton Patmore (1823–1896)