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Giles Fletcher the Elder (Джайлз Флетчер Старший)


Licia Sonnets 14


My love lay sleeping, where birds music made,
Shutting her eyes, disdainful of the light;
The heat was great but greater was the shade
Which her defended from his burning sight.
This Cupid saw, and came a kiss to take,
Sucking sweet nectar from her sugared breath;
She felt the touch, and blushed, and did awake,
Seeing t'was love, which she did think was death,
She cut his wings and caused him to stay,
Making a vow, he should not thence depart,
Unless to her the wanton boy could pay
The truest, kindest and most loving heart.
His feathers still she uséd for a fan,
Till by exchange my heart his feathers won.



Giles Fletcher the Elder's other poems:
  1. Licia Sonnets 24
  2. Licia Sonnets 50
  3. Licia Sonnets 40
  4. Licia Sonnets 26
  5. Licia Sonnets 7


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