Music: Who Is at My Window Weeping.
|Thirty-nine is yoked to job and family,
Having joined the covenant of love.
In spite of this, or perhaps because
Restricted, he is free to choose its laws,
The testament that does all creatures move.
Yearning is the lover's gravity.
Nor does he ever cease to yearn, though he
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