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'''Lyricist:''' [[William Shakespeare]], from ''Measure for Measure''.
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'''Lyricist:''' [[William Shakespeare]], from ''Measure for Measure'', Act IV scene 1.
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*[[Take, O take those lips away (Charles Hubert Hastings Parry)| Charles Hubert Hastings Parry]] T solo
 
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Lyricist: William Shakespeare, from Measure for Measure, Act IV scene 1.

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Take, O take those lips away,
That so sweetly were forsworn;
And those eyes, the break of day,
Lights that do mislead the morn:
But my kisses bring again;
Seals of love, but sealed in vain.
 

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