O eloquent, just, and mighty Death ! whom none could advise, thou hast persuaded ; what none hath dared, thou hast done ; and whom all the world hath flattered, thou only hast cast out of the world and despised ; thou hast drawn together all the far-stretched... Poems - Page 101by Samuel Rogers - 1834 - 295 pagesFull view
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T. S. Eliot - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 270 pages
...flattered, thou only hast cast out of the world and despised: thou hast drawn together all the far stretched greatness, all the pride, cruelty and ambition of...and covered it all over with these two narrow words, Hie jacet." Hicjacet is Latin for "Here lies." London Letter, May 1921 1. The essay was first published...