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A Lady Mourns The Absence Of Her Student Lover

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You student, with the collar blue,
Long pines my heart with anxious pain.
Although I do not go to you,
Why from all word do you refrain?

O you, with girdle strings of blue,
My thoughts to you forever roam!
Although I do not go to you,
Yet why to me should you not come?

How reckless you, how light and wild,
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Susan Williams 18 January 2016

Sounds like cougars frequented ancient times as well as modern times. Yet love and or desire have the habit of crossing age barriers, marital barriers, family feud barriers. Tis the stuff of Shakespeare and other renowned literary giants and even our own private imaginations.

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M Asim Nehal 18 January 2016

Inspiring poem..One day, from sight of you exiled, As long as three long months I call.

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* Sunprincess * 18 January 2016

......an intriguing poem....a student's education is most important ?

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Ratnakar Mandlik 18 January 2016

A perfect melody with intriguing meaning. Thanks for sharing.

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