George Peele

(Bapitized 25 July 1556 - 9 November 1596 / London, England)

George Peele Poems

1. A Farewell to Arms (To Queen Elizabeth) 1/4/2003
2. Fair and Fair 1/3/2003
3. The Sad Shepherd's Passion of Love 1/3/2003
4. Bathsheba's Song 1/3/2003
5. Œnone's Complaint 1/3/2003
6. Polyhymnia 1/3/2003
7. Polyhymnia: Sonnet 1/3/2003
8. Not Iris in Her Pride 1/3/2003
9. Hot Sun, Cool Fire 4/10/2012

Polyhymnia: Sonnet

His golden locks time hath to silver turn'd;
O time too swift, O swiftness never ceasing!
His youth 'gainst time and age hath ever spurn'd,
But spurn'd in vain; youth waneth by increasing:
Beauty, strength, youth, are flowers but fading seen;
Duty, faith, love, are roots, and ever green.

His helmet now shall make a hive for bees;
And lovers' sonnets turn'd to holy psalms,

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