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Sonnet 19: On His Blindness by John Milton

When I consider how my light is spent, Ere half my days, in this dark world and wide, And that one Talent which is death to hide Lodged with me useless, though my Soul more bent To serve therewith my … Continue reading

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We grow accustomed to the Dark by Emily Dickinson

We grow accustomed to the Dark – When Light is put away – As when the Neighbour holds the Lamp To witness her Good bye – A Moment – We uncertain step For newness of the night – Then fit … Continue reading

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