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I loved you first by Christina Rossetti

I loved you first: but afterwards your love    Outsoaring mine, sang such a loftier songAs drowned the friendly cooings of my dove.    Which owes the other most? my love was long,    And yours one moment seemed to wax more strong;I … Continue reading

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