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 "A Toast" by Joe DiMino

The Nightingale perching
When highest love
He sings...

May always your hearts be
Light enough to fly!
Ah!-there is the weight
A common rub we bear
Shakespeare might have said when toasting:
"Nothing long supporting, if only air"

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