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W. Garrett Horder, comp.  The Poets’ Bible: New Testament.  1895.
Upon the Asse That Bore Our Saviour
Richard Crashaw (G.) (c. 1613–1649)
THE ASS of old had power to chide its wilful lord;
And hast not thou the power to speak one praiseful word?
Not less a marvel, sure, this silence is in thee
Than that the ass of old to speak had liberty.

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