That Place That Does Contain;...

That place that does contain; My books, the best companions, is to me; A glorious court, where hourly I converse; With the old sages and philosophers;; And sometimes, for variety, I confer; With kings and emperors, and weigh their counsels;; Calling their victories, if unjustly got; Unto a strict account, and, in my fancy; Deface their ill-placed statues;
That place that does contain; My books, the best companions, is to me; A glorious court, where hourly I converse; With the old sages and philosophers;; And sometimes, for variety, I confer; With kings and emperors, and weigh their counsels;; Calling their victories, if unjustly got; Unto a strict account, and, in my fancy; Deface their ill-placed statues; - by Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher
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