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William Blake (1757–1827).  The Poetical Works.  1908.
 
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They said this mystery never shall cease
 
III
THEY said this mystery never shall cease:
The priest promotes 1 war, and the soldier peace.
 
Note 1. III 2 promotes] loves MS. 1st rdg. del. [back]
 
 
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