by Robert Herrick

WEEP for the dead, for they have lost this light :
And weep for me, lost in an endless night.
Or mourn, or make a marble verse for me,
Who writ for many.   Benedicite.

Herrick, Robert. Works of Robert Herrick. vol II.
Alfred Pollard, ed.
London, Lawrence & Bullen, 1891. 121.

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