When lovely woman stoops to folly

When lovely woman stoops to folly - To hide her shame from...

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“When lovely woman stoops to folly” When lovely woman stoops to folly, And finds too late that men betray, What charm can soothe her melancholy, What art can wash her guilt away? The only art her guilt to cover,
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Unformatted text preview: To hide her shame from every eye, To give repentance to her lover, And wring his bosom--is to die.--song from The Vicar of Wakefield by Oliver Goldsmith (1766)...
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This note was uploaded on 02/27/2009 for the course ENGL 118w taught by Professor Tichi during the Spring '08 term at Vanderbilt.

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