shadow

As found to be

Having by now come quite beyond circumscribed scene or single tongue

The foe, I would say, is everywhere Fear or Pride, Pride or Fear.

A thousand masks can deceive the eye, ten thousand rallying-cries the ear:

But always when stripped - to the ruse it is - how every looming spectre's proved

O foe within! And only there as Pride brought down. As fear wiped out.

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