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”Sin of self-love”

Self-love’s sin consumes
till forced to face haggard face —
may your youth paint me. 1

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Image: Copper engraving of William Shakespeare by Martin Droeshout 1623

  1. Sin of self-love possesseth all mine eye – Sonnet LXII – William Shakespeare