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(939)
'Time's glory is to calm contending kings, (940)

To unmask falsehood and bring truth to light, (941)

To stamp the seal of time in aged things, (942)

To wake the morn and sentinel the night, (943)

To wrong the wronger till he render right,
(944)
To ruinate proud buildings with thy hours, (945)

And smear with dust their glittering golden towers;

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