... my heart ! would God that she were mine ' T. Lodge XX COLIN uty sat bathing
by a spring Where fairest shades did hide her ; The winds blew calm , the birds
did sing , The cool streams ran beside her . My wanton thoughts enticed mine
... fair from fair sometime declines , By chance , or nature's changing course ,
untrimm'd But thy eternal summer shall not fade Nor lose possession of that fair
thou owest ; Nor shall Death brag thou wanderest in his shade , When in eternal
Sir T. Wyat XLV THE NIGHTINGALE As it fell upon a day In the merry month of
May , Sitting in a pleasant shade Which a grove of myrtles made , Beasts did leap
and birds did sing , Trees did grow and plants did spring ; Every thing did banish
There comes a luckless night That will dim all her light ; - And this the black
unhappy shade divineth . Follow still , since so thy fates ordainéd ! The sun must
have his shade , Till both at once do fade ,The sun still proved , the shadow still ...
... as here they be ? Do they above love to be loved , and yet Those lovers scorn
whom that love doth possess ? Do they call virtue , there , ungratefulness ? Sir P.
Sidney LIX O CRUDELIS AMOR When thou must home to shades 36 BOOK.
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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”. Читать весь отзыв
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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 ... Читать весь отзыв
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