Purple violet, marigold, weed, flower, (yellows, blues?)

Pericles, [4.1.14-21]. Marina (enters with basket of flowers.) “No, I will rob Tellus of her weed,/ To strew thy green with flowers. The yellows, blues,/ The purple violets, and marigolds,/ Shall as a carpet hang upon thy grave/ While summer days doth last. Ay me! Poor maid,/ Born in a tempest, when my mother died,/ This world to me is a lasting storm,/ Whirring me from my friends.”

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