I hold it true, whate'er befall; I feel it when I sorrow most; 'Tis better to have loved and lost Than never to have loved at all.
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Source Notes: In Memoriam A.H.H. 27 (1850). Although Tennyson does not mourn a spouse here, many critics have noted that he treats the death of Arthur Henry Hallam as if it were the death of a beloved woman.
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