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Lullaby

Lullaby

  

by W.H. Auden

Lullaby Religion Quotes

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Quote #4

Noons of dryness see you fed
By the involuntary powers,
Nights of insult let you pass
Watched by every human love. (37-40)

The speaker promises that he will watch over his lover. They don't need God. They just need each other.

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