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Love

    TELL me where is Fancy bred,
Or in the heart or in the head?
How begot, how nourished?
        Reply, reply.
It is engender'd in the eyes,
With gazing fed; and Fancy dies
In the cradle where it lies.
        Let us all ring Fancy's knell:
        I'll begin it,—Ding, dong, bell.
All. Ding, dong, bell.

 
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