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[First Line]

This World is not Conclusion.

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This World is not Conclusion.

A Species stands beyond -

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A Species stands beyond -

Invisible, as Music -

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Invisible, as Music -

But positive, as Sound -

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But positive, as Sound -

It beckons, and it baffles -

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It beckons, and it baffles -

Philosophy, dont know -

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Philosophy, dont know -

And through a Riddle, at the last -

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And through a Riddle, at the last -

Sagacity, must go -

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Sagacity, must go -

To guess it, puzzles scholars -

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To guess it, puzzles scholars -

To gain it, Men have borne

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To gain it, Men have borne

Contempt of Generations

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Contempt of Generations

And Crucifixion, shown -

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And Crucifixion, shown -

Faith slips - and laughs, and rallies -

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Faith slips - and laughs, and rallies -

Blushes, if any see -

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Blushes, if any see -

Plucks at a twig of Evidence -

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Plucks at a twig of Evidence -

And asks a Vane, the way -

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And asks a Vane, the way -

Much Gesture, from the Pulpit -

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Much Gesture, from the Pulpit -

Strong Hallelujahs roll -

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Strong Hallelujahs roll -

Narcotics cannot still the Tooth

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Narcotics cannot still the Tooth

That nibbles at the soul -