The Meditation of Carlotta in Prison
|The Meditation of Carlotta in Prison
written by John Masefield
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This that I understand,
This that I touch with hand,
This body, that is I,
To-day will die.
O given Spirit, now taken,
Keep to this truth unshaken,
That the good thing, well-willed.
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