What is Time?
Time, Astronomy, Instruments, Piety
One stanza reads: 'I ask'd the golden sun and silver spheres, / Those bright chronometers of days and years; / They answer'd, "Time is but a meteor's glare", / And bade me for Eternity prepare'.
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