Treasure Island

Thomas Bateson

(1570-1630 / England)

Phyllis, farewell


Phyllis, farewell, I may no longer live;
Yet if I die, fair Phyllis, I forgive.
I live too long; come, gentle death and end
My endless torment, or my grief amend.

Submitted: Tuesday, December 31, 2002

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