Robert Herrick

(1591-1674 / London / England)

Purposes - Poem by Robert Herrick

No wrath of men, or rage of seas,
Can shake a just man's purposes;
No threats of tyrants, or the grim
Visage of them can alter him;
But what he doth at first intend,
That he holds firmly to the end.


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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 31, 2002



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