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Robert Herrick - To Electra (IV)

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To Electra (IV)

I dare not ask a kiss,
I dare not beg a smile,
Lest having that, or this,
I might grow proud the while.
 
No, no, the utmost share
Of my desire shall be
Only to kiss that air
That lately kissed thee.
 
Thanks!
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lyrics by Robert Herrick (1591 - 1674)

 

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