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You, my wife, the companion of my days, will follow me ere many moons have waned to the island of the blest.
Sleep came not near my couch--while the hours waned and waned away.
The whole expanse Suddenly in the half-light of the dusk Glimmered and waned.
For it is affirmed that, from the hour when two mortals had shown themselves so simply wise as to reject a jewel which would have dimmed all earthly things, its splendor waned.
As Adam's confidence waned, his patience waned with it, and he thought he must write himself.
Thus, in discourse, the lovers whiled away The night that waned and waned and brought no day.