I Love John Donne

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    Elegy To His Mistress Going To Bed

        Come, madam, come, all rest my powers defy, Until I labor, I in labor lie. The foe oft-times having the foe in sight, Is tired with standing though he never fight. Off with that girdle, like heaven's zone glistering, But a far fairer world...
    lmpulsive lmpulsive
    22-25, M
    Jan 26, 2012

    The Broken Heart

    He is stark mad, whoever says,     That he hath been in love an hour, Yet not that love so soon decays,     But that it can ten in less space devour ; Who will believe me, if I swear That I have had the plague a year?     Who would not laugh at...
    godsmack666 godsmack666
    18-21, M
    2 Responses May 29, 2009


    He should be my husband and write me poems. I love how he's not exactly a saint when he writes, and you know he was a big fan of the ladies. :P
    allyrs allyrs
    22-25, F
    Aug 16, 2010
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