Love and Laughter: An Illustrated Anthology of Love Poems

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Matthew Prothero
Four seas Company, 1923 - 94 страници

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Страница 6 - With this he breaketh from the sweet embrace Of those fair arms which bound him to her breast, And homeward through the dark laund runs apace; Leaves Love upon her back, deeply distress'd. Look how a bright star shooteth from the sky, So glides he in the night from Venus...
Страница 24 - So spake our general Mother, and with eyes Of conjugal attraction unreprov'd, And meek surrender, half imbracing lean'd On our first Father, half her swelling Breast Naked met his under the flowing Gold Of her loose tresses hid...
Страница 24 - The happier Eden, shall enjoy their fill Of bliss on bliss, while I to hell am thrust, Where neither joy nor love, but fierce desire, Among our other torments not the least, 510 Still unfulfilled, with pain of longing pines.
Страница 4 - Withall she laughed, and she blusht withall, That blushing to her laughter gave more grace, And laughter to her blushing, as did fall. Now when...
Страница 8 - Off with that happy busk, which I envy, That still can be, and still can stand so nigh. Your gown going off, such beauteous state reveals, As when from flowery meads th
Страница 3 - Ocean's fruitfull froth, did first appeare: Such seemed they, and so their yellow heare Christalline humor dropped downe apace. Whom such when Guyon saw, he drew him neare, And somewhat gan relent his earnest pace; His stubborne brest gan secret pleasaunce to embrace. The wanton Maidens, him espying, stood Gazing awhile at his unwonted guise; Then th...
Страница 20 - Though the wires thereof be drawn Finer than the threads of lawn, And are softer than the leaves On which the subtle spider weaves. I do not love thee for those flowers Growing on thy cheeks, — love's bowers; Though such cunning them hath spread, None can paint them white and red: Love's golden arrows thence are shot, Yet for them I love thee not.
Страница 4 - Then th' one herselfe low ducked in the flood, Abasht that her a straunger did avise 2 : But th' other rather higher did arise, And her two lilly paps aloft displayd, And all, that might his melting hart entyse To her delights, she unto him bewrayd ; The rest, hidd underneath, him more desirous made.
Страница 10 - How blest am I in this discovering thee! To enter in these bonds, is to be free; Then where my hand is set, my seal shall be.
Страница 14 - TO DIANEME. SHEW me thy feet; shew me thy legs, thy thighes ; Shew me those fleshie principalities ; Shew me that hill, where smiling love doth sit, Having a living fountain under it.