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Page 19 - Her siren voice, enchanting, draws him on To guileful shores, and meads of fatal joy. E'en present, in the very lap of love Inglorious laid ; while music flows around, Perfumes, and oils, and wine, and wanton hours ; Amid the roses fierce Repentance rears Her snaky crest : a quick returning pang Shoots through the conscious heart ; where honour still, And great design, against the oppressive load Of luxury, by fits, impatient heave.