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Pierre de Ronsard

Poems of Pierre de Ronsard

1. Deadly Kisses 1/1/2004
2. His Ladys Death 1/1/2004
3. Ladys Tomb 1/1/2004
4. On His Ladies Waking 1/1/2004
5. Roses 1/1/2004
6. The Rose 1/1/2004
7. To His Young Mistress 1/1/2004
8. To The Moon 1/1/2004

To The Moon

Hide this one night thy crescent, kindly Moon;
So shall Endymion faithful prove, and rest
Loving and unawakened on thy breast;
So shall no foul enchanter importune
Thy quiet course; for now the night is boon,
And through the friendly night unseen I fare,
Who dread the face of foemen unaware,
And watch of hostile spies in the bright noon.
Thou knowest, Moon, the bitter power of Love;

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