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... Or state itself confounded to decay , Ruin hath taught me thus to ruminateThat Time will come and take my Love away : -This thought is as a death , which cannot choose But weep to have that which it fears to lose . W. SHAKESPEARE .
Who loves a mistress of such quality , He soon hath found Affection's ground Beyond time , place , and all mortality . To hearts that cannot vary Absence is Presence , Time doth tarry . By absence this good means I gain , That I can ...
How like a winter hath my absence been From Thee , the pleasure of the fleeting year ! What freezings have I felt , what dark days seen , What old December's bareness everywhere ! And yet this time removed was summer's time : The ...
Ah ! yet doth beauty , like a dial hand , Steal from his figure , and no pace perceived ; So your sweet hue , which methinks still doth stand , Hath motion , and mine eye may be deceived : For fear of which , hear this , thou age unbred ...
Thou art more lovely and more temperate : Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May , And summer's lease hath all too short a date : Sometime too hot the eye of heaven shines , And often is his gold complexion dimm'd : And every fair ...
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An updated version including some more modern poems. Among many favourites, it includes Ben Jonson's “Hymn to Diana”, one of the most perfect lyrics in the English language (you can recite it to the moon, and I have been known to), and “It is not growing like a tree”. Читати огляд повністю
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English poetry from the 1500's through the 1800's. Dedicated to Alfred Tennyson, Poet Laureate of Great Britain and Ireland from 1850-1892. It has end notes with lots of extra information, an index of ... Читати огляд повністю
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The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language
Повний перегляд - 1863