Age and treachery will overcome youth and skill.
Beware of him that is slow to anger; for when it is long coming, it is the stronger when it comes, and the longer kept. Abused patience turns to fury.
(May 08, 1592 - September 08, 1644)
To write regular verses destroys an infinite number of fine possibilities, but at the same time it suggests a multitude of distant and totally unexpected thoughts
I assess the power of a will by how much resistance, pain, torture it endures and knows how to turn to its advantage.