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”When forty winters”

where’s your spent beauty?
this fair child’s my beauty’s sum —
i’ve no other wealth 1

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Image: Copper engraving of William Shakespeare by Martin Droeshout 1623 with a facsimile of William Shakespeare’s signature.

  1. When forty winters shall besiege thy brow — Sonnet II William Shakespeare