William Wordsworth Quote

Spirits overwrought
Were making night do penance for a day
Spent in a round of strenuous idleness.


The Prelude (1850) bk. 4, l. 376

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Spirits overwrought Were making night do penance for a day Spent in a round of strenuous idleness.

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Spirits overwrought Were making night do penance for a day Spent in a round of strenuous idleness.

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Spirits overwrought Were making night do penance for a day Spent in a round of strenuous idleness.

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Spirits overwrought Were making night do penance for a day Spent in a round of strenuous idleness.