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Poem by John Donne


Break of Day


STAY, O sweet, and do not rise;
The light that shines comes from thine eyes;
The day breaks not, it is my heart,
Because that you and I must part.
  Stay, or else my joys will die
  And perish in their infancy.



John Donne


John Donne's other poems:
  1. Temple
  2. The Legacy
  3. The Annunciation and Passion
  4. The Damp
  5. Oh My Blacke Soule! Now Thou Art Summoned


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