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A Birthday by Christina Rossetti

Tags: celebration, desire, love, sex

Death by John Donne

Tags: desire, sex, yearning

The Flea by John Donne

Tags: desire, regret, sex

Goblin Market by Christina Rossetti

Tags: childhood, desire, fantasy, relationships

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