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John Fletcher

(20 December 1579 - 29 August 1625 / Rye, Sussex, England)

Poems of John Fletcher

1. Aspatia's Song 1/4/2003
2. Away, Delights 1/4/2003
3. Beauty Clear and Fair 1/4/2003
4. Bridal Song 1/4/2003
5. Care-charming Sleep 1/1/2004
6. God Lyaeus 1/4/2003
7. Hear, ye Ladies 1/4/2003
8. Hence, All You Vain Delights from the Nice Valour 1/13/2003
9. Hymn to Pan 1/4/2003
10. Love's Emblems 1/4/2003
11. Melancholy 1/4/2003
12. Orpheus I am, Come from the Deeps Below 8/22/2012
13. Philaster 5/22/2012
14. Sleep 1/1/2004
15. Take, Oh Take Those Lips Away 1/13/2003
16. The Dead Host's Welcome 8/22/2012
17. The Faithful Shepherdess (Monologue) 5/22/2012
18. The Power of Music 8/22/2012
19. To His Sleeping Mistress 8/22/2012
20. To Venus 8/22/2012

Bridal Song

CYNTHIA, to thy power and thee
   We obey.
Joy to this great company!
   And no day
Come to steal this night away
   Till the rites of love are ended,
And the lusty bridegroom say,
   Welcome, light, of all befriended!

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