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False Though She Be by William Congreve

False though she be to me and love, I’ll ne’er pursue revenge; For still the charmer I approve, Though I deplore her change. In hours of bliss we oft have met: They could not always last; And though the present … Continue reading

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The Mourning Bride (excerpt) by William Congreve

Zara from Act iii Scene viii Ha! Who waits there? As you’ll answer it, take heed This Slave commit no Violence upon Himself. I’ve been deceiv’d. The Publick Safety Requires he should be more confin’d; and none, No not the … Continue reading

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