Robert Herrick

(1591-1674 / London / England)

Eternity - Poem by Robert Herrick

O years! and age! farewell:
Behold I go,
Where I do know
Infinity to dwell.

And these mine eyes shall see
All times, how they
Are lost i' th' sea
Of vast eternity:--

Where never moon shall sway
The stars; but she,
And night, shall be
Drown'd in one endless day.

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  • (7/30/2007 3:22:00 PM)

    lovely, you have the heart of a poet (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 31, 2002

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