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The drawn-out sobs of autumn's violins wound my heart with a monotonous languor.  - Paul Verlaine
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Paul Verlaine
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Born: March 30, 1844

Died: January 8, 1896 (aged 51)

Nationality: French

Occupation: Poet

Bio: Paul-Marie Verlaine was a French poet associated with the Symbolist movement. He is considered one of the greatest representatives of the fin de siècle in international and French poetry.

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