by Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772 - 1834)

The Ancient Mariner
Language: English 
It is an ancient Mariner, 
And he stoppeth one of three. 
"By thy long grey beard and glittering eye, 
Now wherefore stopp'st thou me?"

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