Fair King , who all preserves , But show thy blushing beams , And thou two sweeter eyes Shalt see than those which by Penéus ' streams Did once thy heart ...
To hearts that cannot vary Absence is Presence , Time doth tarry . By absence this good means I gain , That I can catch her , Where none can watch her ...
... And dost prejudge thy bliss , and spoil my rest ; Then thou would'st melt the ice out of thy breast And thy relenting heart would kindly warm .
My true - love hath my heart , and I have his , By just exchange one to the other given : I hold his dear , and mine he cannot miss , There never was a ...
Whereso'er I am , below , or else above you , Whereso'er you are , my heart shall truly love you . J. SYLVESTER . 26. CARPE DIEM .
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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