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Never Seek to Tell thy Love by William Blake

Never seek to tell thy love Love that never told can be For the gentle wind does move Silently invisibly I told my love I told my love I told her all my heart Trembling cold in ghastly fears Ah … Continue reading

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The Marriage of Heaven and Hell by William Blake

“If the doors of perception were cleansed everything would appear to man as it is, infinite.” William Blake 1757–1827 Click here for the LibriVox recording of The Marriage of Heaven and Hell by William Blake. Click here for the Library … Continue reading

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The Little Black Boy by William Blake

My mother bore me in the southern wild, And I am black, but O! my soul is white; White as an angel is the English child: But I am black as if bereav’d of light. My mother taught me underneath … Continue reading

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I Saw a Chapel by William Blake

I saw a chapel all of gold That none did dare to enter in And many weeping stood without Weeping mourning worshipping I saw a serpent rise between The white pillars of the door And he forcd & forcd & … Continue reading

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The Garden of Love by William Blake

I went to the Garden of Love, And saw what I never had seen: A Chapel was built in the midst, Where I used to play on the green. And the gates of this Chapel were shut, And Thou shalt … Continue reading

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