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" Even such is Time, which takes in trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have, And pays us but with age and dust ; Who in the dark and silent grave, When we have wandered all our ways, Shuts up the story of our days : And from which earth, and grave, and... "
Willis's Current Notes: A Series of Articles on Antiquities, Biography ... - Page 77
by George Willis - 1853
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Brief Lives

John Aubrey - Literary Criticism - 1982 - 332 pages
...Sir Walter Raleigh, the hero. Ask Sir John Elowys for his skull for Oxford or the Royal Society. f Even such is time, which takes in trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have, And pays us but with age and dust. Within the dark and silent grave, When we have wandered all our ways, Shuts...
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Post-structuralist Readings of English Poetry

C. Norris Machin - Literary Criticism - 1987 - 406 pages
...the food of joys. Yea, time doth dull each lively wit, And dries all wantonness with it. Oh, cruel time! which takes in trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have, And pays us but with age and dust; Who in the dark and silent grave When we have wandered all our ways Shuts up...
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The Columbia Anthology of British Poetry

Carl R. Woodring, James Shapiro - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 891 pages
...I alone Speak to dead walls, but those hear not my moan. VERSES MADE THE NIGHT BEFORE HIS BEHEADING Even such is Time, which takes in trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have. And pays us but with age and dust; Who in the dark and silent grave, When we have wandered all our ways. Shuts...
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The Priceless Jewel

Sangharakshita - Buddhism - 1993 - 224 pages
...hasten to their end. and by Raleigh's solemn lines, supposedly written on the eve of his execution: Even such is Time, which takes in trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have, And pays us but with age and dust; Who in the dark and silent grave, When we have wandered all our ways, Shuts...
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Using English from Conversation to Canon

Neil Mercer, Janet Maybin - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1996 - 326 pages
...When a man has married a wife, he finds out whether Her knees and elbows are only glued together. 4 Even such is Time, which takes in trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have, And pays us but with age and dust; Who in the dark and silent grave, When we have wandered all our ways, Shuts...
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Famous Lines: A Columbia Dictionary of Familiar Quotations

Robert Andrews - Reference - 1997 - 625 pages
...of all things. OVID (PUBLIUS OVIDIUS NASO), (43 BC-AD1 7) Roman poet. Metamorphoses, bk. 15,1.234. 9 Even such is Time, which takes in trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have, And pays us but with age and dust, Who in the dark and silent grave When we have wandered all our ways Shuts up...
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The Quagmire

Emil Murad - Iraq - 1998 - 260 pages
...Kurdistan!" he said. Danny's words were appropriate. Yes, it was indeed a traditional country, I970 - I980 Even such is Time, which takes in trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have. And pays us but with age and dust: Who in the dark and silent grave. When we have wandered all our ways. Shuts...
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Russian Essays on Shakespeare and His Contemporaries

Aleksandr Tikhonovich Parfenov, Joseph G. Price - Drama - 1998 - 209 pages
...devours youth, turning life into dust, may be found in Raleigh's verses "His Epitaph": Even such in Time, which takes in trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have, And pays us but with age and dust . . . The dramatic resonance of the lines is emphasized by the hedonistic optimism...
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Chokecherries: New and Selected Poems, 1966-1999

Peter Klappert - Poetry - 2000 - 183 pages
...were the food of joys. Yea, time doth dull each lively wit And dries all wantonness with it. Oh, cruel time! which takes in trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have, And pays us but with age and dust; Who in the dark and silent grave When we have wandered all our ways Shuts up...
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Foolscap: Or, the Stages of Love

Michael Malone - Fiction - 2002 - 391 pages
...category, Sir Walter Raleigh wasn't eligible. And, of course, neither was Theo Ryan. Exeunt All But... Even such is Time which takes in trust Our youth, our joys, and all we have, And pays us but with age and dust: Who in the dark and silent grave, When we have wandered all our ways, Shuts...
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