Robert Herrick

(1591-1674 / London / England)

Why Flowers Change Colour - Poem by Robert Herrick

These fresh beauties, we can prove,
Once were virgins, sick of love,
Turn'd to flowers: still in some,
Colours go and colours come.


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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 31, 2002

Poem Edited: Tuesday, June 2, 2015


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