I think she has: certain it is I lik’d her, And boarded her i’ the wanton way of youth: She knew her distance, and did angle for me, Madding my eagerness with her restraint, As all impediments in fancy’s course Are motives of more fancy; and, in fine, Her infinite cunning with her modern grace, Subdu’d me to her rate: she got the ring; And I had that which any inferior might At market-price have bought.
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Personal animosity has become an impediment to progress.