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Sonnet 101

         ,        ,           ,         ,       ,
      O tru|ant Muse | what shall | be thy | amends
           ,        ,          ,          ,       ,
      For thy | neglect | of truth | in beaut|y dyed?
        T    T    .    T      ,        ,        ,
      Both truth and beaut|y on | my love | depends:
           ,          ,          ,       ,      ,
      So dost | thou too,| and there|in dig|nified:
            ,        ,           ,         ,      ,
      Make^ans|wer Muse:| wilt^thou | not hap|ly say,
        T     T    T    ,          2     ,       ,
      Truth needs no | color | with his col|or fixed,
        ,          ,         ,         ,         ,
      Beauty | no pen|cil, beaut|y's truth | to lay:
            ,         ,        ,      ,      ,
      But best | is best,| if nev|er in|termixed.
          ,          ,           ,            ,         ,
      Because | he needs | no praise,| wilt thou | be dumb?
          ,         ,        ,      2     ,         ,
      Excuse | not sil|ence so,| for it lies | in thee
           ,          ,         ,       ,        ,
      To make | him much | outlive | a gil|ded tomb
           ,         ,         ,      ,        ,
      And to | be praised | of ag|es yet | to be.
            ,        ,        ,        ,           ,
      Then do | thy of|fice Muse,| I teach | thee how
           ,                ,    ,               ,    ,
      To make | him seem^|long hence,| as he / shows now.

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