Mary Leapor

(1722 - 1746 / England)

Poems of Mary Leapor

1. An Epistle to a Lady 1/3/2003
2. Crumble-Hall 1/3/2003
3. Man the Monarch 1/3/2003
4. Mira's Will 1/3/2003
5. Strephon to Celia 1/3/2003

Strephon to Celia

Madam

I hope you'll think it's true
I deeply am in love with you,
When I assure you t'other day,
As I was musing on my way,
At thought of you I tumbled down
Directly in a deadly swoon:
And though 'tis true I'm something better,

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