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Ignoto

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I love thee not for sacred chastity.
Who loves for that? nor for thy sprightly wit:
I love thee not for thy sweet modesty,
Which makes thee in perfection's throne to sit.
I love thee not for thy enchanting eye,
Thy beauty, ravishing perfection:
I love thee not for that my soul doth dance,
And leap with pleasure when those lips of thine,
Give musical and graceful utterance,
To some (by thee made happy) poet's line.

I love thee not for voice or slender small,
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* Sunprincess * 30 August 2015

......wow! ! ! ....most astonishing poem...love this Sweet wench, I love thee; yet I will not sue, Or show my love as musky courtiers do;

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