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To Lucasta, Going to the Wars

To Lucasta, Going to the Wars


by Richard Lovelace

To Lucasta, Going to the Wars Summary

A speaker asks his honey to cut him some slack when he goes off to war. Yes, he's leaving her, and true, that's uncool, but he's doing it for one very good reason: he couldn't love her as much as he does if he didn't love and value his own honor even more.

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