The Well–Beloved, by Thomas Hardy

Part second — a young man of Forty

‘Since Love will needs that I shall love,

Of very force I must agree:

And since no chance may it remove

In wealth and in adversity

I shall alway myself apply

To serve and suffer patiently.’

— Sir T. Wyatt.

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