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Page 21 - LOVES and Graces mourn with me, Mourn, fair youths, where'er ye be! Dead my Lesbia's sparrow is, Sparrow, that was all her bliss, Than her very eyes more dear; For he made her dainty cheer, Knew her well, as any maid Knows her mother, never strayed From her bosom, but would go Hopping round her to and fro, And to her, and her alone, Chirrup'd with such pretty tone. Now he treads that gloomy track, Whence none ever may come back. Out upon you, and your power, Which all fairest things devour, Orcus'...