Come live with me and be my Love , And we will all the pleasures prove That hills and valleys , dale and field , And all the craggy mountains yield .
The shepherd swains shall dance and sing For thy delight each May - morning : If these delights thy mind may move , Then live with me and be my Love .
Who doth ambition shun And loves to live i ' the sun , Seeking the food he eats And pleased with what he getsCome hither , come hither , come hither !
The summer's flower is to the summer sweet , Though to itself it only live and die ; But if that flower with base infection meet , The basest weed outbraves ...
Then , Soul , live thou upon thy servant's loss , And let that pine to aggravate thy store ; Buy terms divine in selling hours of dross ; Within be fed ...
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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