[Lines Written at Burnham]

1 And, as they bow their hoary tops, relate
2 In murmuring sounds the dark decrees of fate;
3 While visions, as poetic eyes avow,
4 Cling to each leaf and swarm on every bough:

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Title (in Source Edition): [Lines Written at Burnham]
Author: Thomas Gray
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Genres: occasional poem

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Thomas Gray: English poems. Web. Oxford: Thomas Gray Archive, 2002, p. . http://www.thomasgray.org/texts/poems.shtml

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