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William Wordsworth : A Slumber Did My Spirit Seal

A slumber did my spirit seal;
	I had no human fears;
She seemed a thing that could not feel
	The touch of earthly years. 

No motion has she now, no force;
	She neither hears nor sees;
Rolled round in earth's diurnal1 course,
	With rocks, and stones, and trees. 

William Wordsworth (1770-1850)	P. 1799

 
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