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Arthur Quiller-Couch, ed. 1919. The Oxford Book of English Verse: 1250–1900.

Robert Browning. 1812–1889

725. Parting at Morning

ROUND the cape of a sudden came the sea, 
And the sun look’d over the mountain’s rim: 
And straight was a path of gold for him, 
And the need of a world of men for me.