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Love's Alchemy

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Some that have deeper digg'd love's mine than I,
Say, where his centric happiness doth lie;
I have lov'd, and got, and told,
But should I love, get, tell, till I were old,
I should not find that hidden mystery.
Oh, 'tis imposture all!
And as no chemic yet th'elixir got,
But glorifies his pregnant pot
If by the way to him befall
Some odoriferous thing, or medicinal,
So, lovers dream a rich and long delight,
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LeClaudeTH Francis 13 October 2006
A very comprehenson poem on the impossibility of finding true love. But i disagree with Donne that love is impossible to find, though I think that it is hard.
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