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... and have not possessed a skill in words , a sympathy with beauty , a
tenderness of feeling , or seriousness in ' reflection , which render their works ,
although never perhaps attaining that loftier and finer excellence here required ,
better worth ...
NEVER say that I was false of heart , Though absence seem'd my flame to qualify
: As easy might I from myself depart As from my soul , which in thy breast doth lie ;
That is my home of love ; if I have ranged , Like him that travels , I return again ...
Never believe , though in my nature reign'd All frailties that besiege all kinds of
blood , That it could so preposterously be stain'd To leave for nothing all thy sum
of good : For nothing this wide universe I call , Save thou , my rose : in it thou art ...
O , forget not this , How long ago hath been , and is The mind that never meant
amiss Forget not yet ! Forget not then thine own approved The which so long hath
thee so loved , Whose steadfast faith yet never moved – Forget not this !
Love is not love Which alters when it alteration finds , Or bends with the remover
to remove :O no ! it is an ever - fixéd mark That looks on tempests , and is never
shaken ; It is the star to every wandering bark Whose worth '18 The Golden ...
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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
LibraryThing ReviewРецензія користувача - chibitika - LibraryThing
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