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    Our vices always lie in the direction of our virtues, and in their best estate are but plausible imitations of the latter.
    —Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    The first month of his absence
    I was numb and sick
    And where he’d left his promise
    Life did not turn or kick.
    The seed, the seed of love was sick.
    —Alun Lewis (1915–1944)