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The Pelican Papers: Reminiscences and Remains of a Dweller in the Wilderness
James Ashcroft Noble
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Page 43 - To look down to Camelot. She knows not what the curse may be, And so she weaveth steadily, And little other care hath she, The Lady of Shalott. And moving thro' a mirror clear That hangs before her all the year, Shadows of the world appear.