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EPIGRAM: 59. ON SPIES, by             Poet's Biography
First Line: Spies, you are lights in state, but of base stuff
Last Line: Stink and are thrown away. End fair enough.
Subject(s): Spies


Spies, you are lights in state, but of base stuff,
Who, when you've burnt yourselves down to the snuff,
Stink and are thrown away. End fair enough.




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