poet Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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Flower-Salute

THIS nosegay,--'twas I dress'd it,--

Greets thee a thousand times!
Oft stoop'd I, and caress'd it,

Ah! full a thousand times,
And 'gainst my bosom press'd it

A hundred thousand times!

Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 1, 2004

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