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A Fever - Poem by John Donne

Oh do not die, for I shall hate
All women so, when thou art gone,
That thee I shall not celebrate,
When I remember, thou wast one.

But yet thou canst not die, I know;
To leave this world behind, is death,
But when thou from this world wilt go,
The whole world vapours with thy breath.

Or if, when thou, the world’s soul, go`st,
It stay, ’tis but thy carcase then,
The fairest woman, but thy ghost,
But corrupt worms, the worthiest men.

Oh wrangling schools, that search what fire
Shall burn this world, had none the wit
Unto this knowledge to aspire,
That this her fever might be it ?

And yet she cannot waste by this,
Nor long bear this torturing wrong,
For much corruption needful is
To fuel such a fever long.

These burning fits but meteors be,
Whose matter in thee is soon spent.
Thy beauty, and all parts, which are thee,
Are unchangeable firmament.

Yet ’twas of my mind, seizing thee,
Though it in thee cannot persever.
For I had rather owner be
Of thee one hour, than all else ever.


Comments about A Fever by John Donne

  • Gold Star - 72,229 Points Gangadharan Nair Pulingat (4/22/2014 1:52:00 AM)

    The theme and spirit of the poem is interesting to recite and learn the life in every detail and its negative factors which I experience from this great poem of the poet. (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 72,229 Points Gangadharan Nair Pulingat (4/21/2014 9:41:00 AM)

    An sad emotional poem of death of a near and dear told in brief poetry by the great poet makes the mind so soad indeed. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Michael Gale (5/29/2007 2:29:00 PM)

    Great poem indeed inTENse.
    God bless all poets-MJG. (Report) Reply

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Poems About Fever

  1. 1. A Fever , John Donne
  2. 2. Sonnet 147: My Love Is As A Fever, Longi.. , William Shakespeare
  3. 3. ** The Fever Of Terrorism ** , ANJALI SINHA
  4. 4. From Love's First Fever To Her Plague , Dylan Thomas
  5. 5. Poem Fever , naida supnet
  6. 6. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' Foot Fungus Fever! , Dónall Dempsey
  7. 7. Football Fever , Vijay Sai
  8. 8. To A Young Lady. On Her Recovery From A.. , Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  9. 9. The Fever Monument , Richard Brautigan
  10. 10. Lines On A Friend, Who Died Of A Frenzy .. , Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  11. 11. **when You Catch That Fever! ! , RAJ NANDY
  12. 12. To Music, To Becalm His Fever , Robert Herrick
  13. 13. The Fever-Dream , Caroline Elizabeth Sarah Nor ..
  14. 14. My Love Is Like A Fever... Longing Still , Dónall Dempsey
  15. 15. Fever! , Leon Gellert
  16. 16. Viral Fever, Not So Cute! , Geetha Jayakumar
  17. 17. Freight Train Fever , Smoky Hoss
  18. 18. ! ! ! ! I'The Love Fever! ! ! ! , Dwi utami
  19. 19. The Sea-Fever. , Fay Slimm
  20. 20. Yule Fever (With Apologies To The King's.. , Clarence Michael James Stani ..
  21. 21. The Fever , Francis Jammes
  22. 22. Brier Fever , Adeline Foster
  23. 23. Love Fever , Hasmukh Amathalal
  24. 24. Fever Blister , Amberlee Carter
  25. 25. # Fever , HAZEL Calumarde
  26. 26. Moon Light Fever , ayam Rose Estelle
  27. 27. Cricket Fever , Fazli Sameer
  28. 28. The Cricket Fever , Hasmukh Amathalal
  29. 29. 23 Fitzroy Road, Wash His Fever Off , DAVID GERARDINO
  30. 30. Why Do Mosquitoes Spread Dengue Fever? , Veeraiyah Subbulakshmi
  31. 31. A Cricket Fever! , Ramesh T A
  32. 32. Love Fever , Tiku akp
  33. 33. Fever , Neela Nath Das
  34. 34. Spring Fever , Govind Ramakrishnan
  35. 35. Fever , M A Uzefa Rashida
  36. 36. Fever , Shelby Hopple
  37. 37. Exam Fever! , Aditi Khandelwal
  38. 38. Spring Fever , Paul Laurence Dunbar
  39. 39. On The Death Of A Young Friend, Of Fever.. , Alaric Alexander Watts
  40. 40. Love Fever - Mania, Mania, Love Mania! (.. , Harindhar Reddy
  41. 41. A Fever , Rory Hudson
  42. 42. Spring Fever. , Fay Slimm
  43. 43. Fever Of Love , Sadiqullah Khan
  44. 44. The King Died At The Heartbreak Hotel Of.. , Michael Gale
  45. 45. Value Fever Pitch: An Artist’s Time , Terence George Craddock (Spe ..
  46. 46. A Poet's Fever , Lora Colon
  47. 47. Gold Fever , Paul Warren
  48. 48. Fever , Maya Hanson
  49. 49. Moon Fever , ramesh rai
  50. 50. Dengue Fever , Marvin Brato Sr
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