Torquato Tasso Poems

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21.
Jerusalem Delivered - Book 03 - Part 05

LXI
"Presages, ah too true:" with that a space
He sighed for grief, then said, "Fain would I know
The man in red, with such a knightly grace,
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22.
Jerusalem Delivered - Book 03 - Part 01

THE ARGUMENT.
The camp at great Jerusalem arrives:
Clorinda gives them battle, in the breast
Of fair Erminia Tancred's love revives,
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23.
Jerusalem Delivered - Book 02 - Part 03

XXI
It was amazement, wonder and delight,
Although not love, that moved his cruel sense;
"Tell on," quoth he, "unfold the chance aright,
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24.
Jerusalem Delivered - Book 01 - Part 04

XLI
Guelpho next them the land and place possest,
Whose fortunes good with his great acts agree,
By his Italian sire, fro the house of Est,
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25.
Jerusalem Delivered - Book 03 - Part 04

XLVI
Three times he strove to view Heaven's golden ray,
And raised him on his feeble elbow thrice,
And thrice he tumbled on the lowly lay,
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26.
Jerusalem Delivered - Book 04 - Part 05

LXIV

'For lo a knight, that had a gate to ward,
A man of chiefest trust about his king,
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27.
Jerusalem Delivered - Book 04 - Part 06

LXXXI

'Ah! be it not pardie declared in France,
Or elsewhere told where courtesy is in prize,
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28.
Once We Were Happy

Once we were happy, I
Loving and beloved,
You loved and loving, sweetly moved.
Then you became the enemy
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29.
O You, Far Colder, Whiter

O you, far colder, whiter
Than she who makes less fair
The stars with shining there:
Her purest silver cannot dim
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30.
To The Duchess Of Ferrara

Royal bride, see the time advance
That calls true lovers to the dance,
To charm the clear and frosty nights,
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