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Stephen Crane - Charity thou art a lie,

Charity thou art a lie,
A toy of women,
A pleasure of certain men.
In the presence of justice,
Lo, the walls of the temple
Are visible
Through thy form of sudden shadows.

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Poet: Stephen Crane
Poem: 16. Charity thou art a lie,
Volume: The Black Riders & Other Lines
Year: Published/Written in 1905
Poem of the Day: Oct 22 2000

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