George Wither

(11 June 1588 – 2 May 1667 / Bentworth, Hampshire)

George Wither Poems

1. Shall I Wasting in Despair 1/3/2003
2. A Christmas Carol 1/3/2003
3. I Loved a Lass 1/3/2003
4. The Choice 1/3/2003
5. A Widow's Hymn 1/3/2003
6. Her Beauty 4/16/2010
7. A Sonnet Upon a Stolen Kiss 4/16/2010
8. A Poet's Home 4/16/2010
9. For Anniversary Marriage-Days 4/16/2010
10. A Rocking Hymn 4/16/2010
11. Sonnet: On A Stolen Kiss 4/16/2010
12. From A Satire Written To King James I 4/16/2010
13. Song I 4/16/2010
14. Song II 4/16/2010
15. Lilies Without, Lilies Within 4/16/2010
16. Lord! When Those Glorious Lights I See 4/16/2010
17. Sonnet: On The Death Of Prince Henry 4/16/2010
18. Sonnet 5 - I wandered out a while agone, 4/16/2010
19. Amarillis I Did Woo 4/16/2010
20. Rhomboidal Dirge 4/16/2010

I Loved a Lass

I loved a lass, a fair one,
As fair as e’er was seen;
She was indeed a rare one,
Another Sheba Queen:
But, fool as then I was,
I thought she loved me too:
But now, alas! she’s left me,
Falero, lero, loo!
Her hair like gold did glister,

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