Ode to a Nightingale- Poets.org – Poetry, Poems, Bios & More

Ode to a Nightingale- Poets.org – Poetry, Poems, Bios & More: “Ode to a Nightingale
by John Keats

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My heart aches, and a drowsy numbness pains
My sense, as though of hemlock I had drunk,
Or emptied some dull opiate to the drains
One minute past, and Lethe-wards had sunk:
‘Tis not through envy of thy happy lot,
But being too happy in thine happiness,— “

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Epithalamium, [Happy Bridegroom]- Poets.org – Poetry, Poems, Bios & More

Epithalamium, [Happy Bridegroom]- Poets.org – Poetry, Poems, Bios & More: “Epithalamium, [Happy Bridegroom]
by Sappho
translated by A. E. Housman

Happy bridegroom, Hesper brings
All desired and timely things.
All whom morning sends to roam,
Hesper loves to lead them home.
Home return who him behold,
Child to mother, sheep to fold,
Bird to nest from wandering wide:
Happy bridegroom, seek your bride.”

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Let me not to the marriage of true minds (Sonnet 116)- Poets.org – Poetry, Poems, Bios & More

Let me not to the marriage of true minds (Sonnet 116)- Poets.org – Poetry, Poems, Bios & More: “Let me not to the marriage of true minds (Sonnet 116)
by William Shakespeare

Let me not to the marriage of true minds
Admit impediments. Love is not love
Which alters when it alteration finds,
Or bends with the remover to remove: “

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