Poetry Explorer- Classic Contemporary Poetry, MAIA, by RALPH WALDO EMERSON

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First Line: Illusion works impenetrable
Last Line: By man who thirsts to be deceived.
Subject(s): Hallucinations & Illusions; Reality

Illusion works impenetrable,
Weaving webs innumerable,
Her gay pictures never fail,
Crowds each on other, veil on veil,
A charmer who will be believed
By Man who thirsts to be deceived.

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