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A Valediction Forbidding Mourning

A Valediction Forbidding Mourning

by John Donne

Loyalty Quotes

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Quote #4

Thy firmness makes my circle just
And makes me end where I begun. (35-36)

Loyalty creates loyalty. Because Donne's wife is firm, it allows Donne to do what he needs to do. It also helps guide him back to her.

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