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 Lover's Resolution

SHALL I, wasting in despair,
Die because a woman 's fair?
Or make pale my cheeks with care
'Cause another's rosy are?
Be she fairer than the day,
Or the flow'ry meads in May,
   If she think not well of me,
   What care I how fair she be?

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