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”Who will believe”

“beauty can’t be thus,”
they will say, “the poet lies” —
child will strike them dumb 1

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

  1. Who will believe my verse in time to come, — Sonnet XVII William Shakespeare