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"All shall love me and despair"

Posted by Marina on March 21, 2003

Does anyone know where the phrase "All shall love me and despair" ORIGINALLY come from? I've seen it in many different contexts, and in recent years it's been all over the Internet because of the Lord of the Rings, but where is it from originally?