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ON CATULLUS, by                 Poet Analysis     Poet's Biography
First Line: Tell me not what too well I know
Last Line: With nectar, and runs on.
Subject(s): Catullus, Gaius Valerius (84-54 B.c.)


TELL me not what too well I know
About the bard of Sirmio.
Yes, in Thalia's son
Such stains there are -- as when a Grace
Sprinkles another's laughing face
With nectar, and runs on.





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