poet John Dryden

John Dryden

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One Happy Moment

NO, no, poor suff'ring Heart, no Change endeavour,
Choose to sustain the smart, rather than leave her;
My ravish'd eyes behold such charms about her,
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  • Mizzy ........Mizzy ........ (9/3/2016 3:23:00 AM)

    A delightful read......great poetry!

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  • Susan WilliamsSusan Williams (8/9/2016 4:40:00 PM)

    I wonder why poets of his era thought death was so romantic.... Barry has the best option

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  • Barry MiddletonBarry Middleton (8/9/2016 9:12:00 AM)

    I think divorce is a much better option.

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  • Gajanan MishraGajanan Mishra (8/9/2016 6:58:00 AM)

    love has found out a way to live, good one.

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  • Edward Kofi LouisEdward Kofi Louis (8/9/2016 4:30:00 AM)

    'O cruel Fair'! Thanks for sharing this poem with us.

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  • Paul ReedPaul Reed (8/9/2016 2:30:00 AM)

    Ages shall slide away without perceiving... what a line

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