John Fletcher

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

John Fletcher Poems

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. Drinking Song 2/18/2015
7. God Lyaeus 1/4/2003
8. Hear, Ye Ladies 1/4/2003
9. Hence, All You Vain Delights From The Nice Valour 1/13/2003
10. Hymn To Pan 1/4/2003
11. Love's Emblems 1/4/2003
12. Melancholy 1/4/2003
13. Orpheus I Am, Come From The Deeps Below 8/22/2012
14. Philaster 5/22/2012
15. Sleep 1/1/2004
16. Take, Oh Take Those Lips Away 1/13/2003
17. The Dead Host's Welcome 8/22/2012
18. The Faithful Shepherdess (Monologue) 5/22/2012
19. The Power Of Music 8/22/2012
20. To His Sleeping Mistress 8/22/2012
21. To Venus 8/22/2012
22. Weep No More 1/4/2003
Best Poem of John Fletcher

Sleep

COME, Sleep, and with thy sweet deceiving
Lock me in delight awhile;
Let some pleasing dreams beguile
All my fancies; that from thence
I may feel an influence
All my powers of care bereaving!

Though but a shadow, but a sliding,
Let me know some little joy!
We that suffer long annoy
Are contented with a thought
Through an idle fancy wrought:
O let my joys have some abiding!

Read the full of Sleep

Hymn To Pan

SING his praises that doth keep
   Our flocks from harm.
Pan, the father of our sheep;
   And arm in arm
Tread we softly in a round,
Whilst the hollow neighbouring ground
Fills the music with her sound.

Pan, O great god Pan, to thee

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