Francesco Petrarch

Arezzo, Italy
Francesco Petrarch
Arezzo, Italy

Poems

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1.
I go weeping for my time past,
I go weeping for my time past,
that I spent in loving something mortal,
without lifting myself in flight, for I had wings
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2.
Petrarch
Diana was never more pleasing to her lover,
when, by a stroke of fate, he saw her naked,
shown in the deep pool of icy water,
than I was by the mountain shepherdess,
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3.
I have not seen you, lady,
I have not seen you, lady,
leave off your veil in sun or shadow,
since you knew that great desire in myself
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4.
From 'Visions'
Being one day at my window all alone,
So manie strange things happened me to see,
As much as it grieveth me to thinke thereon.
At my right hand a hynde appear'd to mee,
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5.
Canzone XVI
O my own Italy! though words are vain
The mortal wounds to close,
Unnumber'd, that thy beauteous bosom stain,
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6.
What infinite providence and art
What infinite providence and art
He showed in his wonderful mastery,
who created this and the other hemisphere,
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7.
Many times now, with my true thought,
Many times now, with my true thought,
I've dared to assail my enemy, quiet and humble
in her actions, her beauty seeming kind,
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8.
I find no peace, and yet I make no war:
I find no peace, and yet I make no war:
and fear, and hope: and burn, and I am ice:
and fly above the sky, and fall to earth,
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9.
If No Love Is, O God, What Fele I So? (Sonnet 102)
If no love is, O God, what fele I so?
And if love is, what thing and which is he?
If love be good, from whennes cometh my woo?
If it be wikke, a wonder thynketh me,
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10.
Sonnet 101 [Ways apt and new to sing of love I'd find]
Ways apt and new to sing of love I'd find,
Forcing from her hard heart full many a sigh,
And re-enkindle in her frozen mind
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