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The Astrology Chart of Queen Elizabeth I, 7 September 1533. I must be patient 'til the heavens look with an aspect more favourable.
     - The Winters Tale - The stars above us, govern our conditions. - King Lear
The Astrology Chart of
Queen Elizabeth I, 7 September 1533.
"I must be patient 'til the heavens
look with an aspect more favourable."
- The Winters Tale -
"The stars above us, govern our conditions."
- King Lear -

Sonnet 26

Lord of my love, to whom in vassalage
Thy merit hath my duty strongly knit,
To thee I send this written embassage,
To witness duty, not to show my wit:
Duty so great, which wit so poor as mine
May make seem bare, in wanting words to show it,
But that I hope some good conceit of thine
In thy soul's thought, all naked, will bestow it:
Till whatsoever star that guides my moving,
Points on me graciously with fair aspect,
And puts apparel on my tatter'd loving,
To show me worthy of thy sweet respect:
  Then may I dare to boast how I do love thee;
  Till then, not show my head where thou mayst prove me.
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