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    Some one came knocking
    At my wee, small door;
    Some one came knocking,
    I’m sure—sure—sure;
    —Walter De La Mare (1873–1956)

    Our graves that hide us from the searching sun
    Are like drawn curtains when the play is done.
    Thus march we, playing, to our latest rest,
    Only, we die in earnest—that’s no jest.
    —Sir Walter Raleigh (1552?–1618)