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(1373)
A thousand lamentable objects there, (1374)

In scorn of nature, art gave lifeless life: (1375)

Many a dry drop seem'd a weeping tear, (1376)

Shed for the slaughter'd husband by the wife: (1377)

The red blood reek'd, to show the painter's strife;
(1378)
The dying eyes gleam'd forth their ashy lights, (1379)

Like dying coals burnt out in tedious nights.

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