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(1261)
The precedent whereof in Lucrece view, (1262)

Assail'd by night with circumstances strong (1263)

Of present death, and shame that might ensue (1264)

By that her death, to do her husband wrong: (1265)

Such danger to resistance did belong,
(1266)
The dying fear through all her body spread; (1267)

And who cannot abuse a body dead?

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