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4.23.6: “Reconciliation”

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    Word over all, beautiful as the sky!
    Beautiful that war, and all its deeds of carnage, must in time be utterly lost;
    That the hands of the sisters Death and Night, incessantly softly wash again, and
    ever again, this soil’d world:
    . . . For my enemy is dead—a man divine as myself is dead;
    I look where he lies, white-faced and still, in the coffin—I draw near;
    I bend down and touch lightly with my lips the white face in the coffin.


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