Robert Herrick

(1591-1674 / London / England)

To Carnations: A Song - Poem by Robert Herrick

Stay while ye will, or go,
And leave no scent behind ye:
Yet trust me, I shall know
The place where I may find ye.

Within my Lucia's cheek,
(Whose livery ye wear)
Play ye at hide or seek,
I'm sure to find ye there.


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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 31, 2002



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