The classic hundred poems

January 18, 2009 at 7:48 pm | Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment
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IHere’s a good beginner’s book I enjoyed: The Classic One Hundred Poems.books

Here’s one of the poems:

UPON JULIA’S CLOTHES

Whenas in silks my Julia goes,
Then, then, methinks, how sweetly flows
That liquefaction of her clothes.

Next, when I cast mine eyes and see
That brave vibration each way free;
O how that glittering taketh me!

— Robert Herrick (1591-1674))

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