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Sir Walter Ralegh
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Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester

Epitaph on the Earl of Leicester, died
September
4, 1588


        Here lies the noble warrior that never blunted sword;
        Here lies the noble courtier that never kept his word;
        Here lies his excellency that govern'd all the State;
        Here lies the Lord of Leicester that all the world did hate.




Choice Passages from the Writings and Letters of Sir Walter Raleigh.
Grosart, Alexander. B, Ed.
London: Elliot Stock, 1893. 25.



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