George Wither

(11 June 1588 – 2 May 1667 / Bentworth, Hampshire)

George Wither Poems

1. Veil, lord, mine eyes till she be past 1/1/2004
2. Tobacco 4/16/2010
3. Time is a Fading-flowre, that's found 1/1/2004
4. The Virtuous Man 4/16/2010
5. The Steadfast Shepherd 1/3/2003
6. The Prayer Of Habakuk 10/25/2014
7. The Muse 4/16/2010
8. The Marigold 1/3/2003
9. The Manly Heart 1/1/2004
10. The Lover's Resolution 1/4/2003
11. The Lord Is King 4/16/2010
12. The Lamentation Of David Over Saul And Jonathan His Son 10/25/2014
13. The Contented Man's Morice 4/16/2010
14. The Choice 1/3/2003
15. St. Peter's Day 10/25/2014
16. Sonnet: Philarete 10/25/2014
17. Sonnet: On The Death Of Prince Henry 4/16/2010
18. Sonnet: On A Stolen Kiss 4/16/2010
19. Sonnet 5 - I wandered out a while agone, 4/16/2010
20. Song II 4/16/2010

The Choice

Me so oft my fancy drew
Here and there, that I ne’er knew
Where to place desire before
So that range it might no more;
But as he that passeth by
Where, in all her jollity,
Flora’s riches in a row
Do in seemly order grow,
And a thousand flowers stand

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