Wikiquote:Quote of the day/December 17, 2008

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  Alas for maiden, alas for Judge,
For rich repiner and household drudge!
God pity them both! and pity us all,
Who vainly the dreams of youth recall;
For of all sad words of tongue or pen,
The saddest are these: "It might have been!"

~ John Greenleaf Whittier ~

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