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Sonnet 65 by William Shakespeare | Saturday, March 12, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

March 12th, 2016

Episode 521 of 783 episodes

Since brass, nor stone, nor earth, nor boundless sea, But sad mortality o’er-sways their power, How with this rage shall beauty hold a plea, Whose action is no stronger than a flower? 0, how shall summer’s honey breath hold out Against the wreckful siege of battering days, When rocks impregnable are not so stout, Nor... Read more »

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