English poetry

Poets Х Biographies Х Poems by Themes Х Random Poem Х
The Rating of Poets Х The Rating of Poems

Poem by Robert Herrick

To Sapho

Sapho, I will chuse to go
Where the northern winds do blow
Endless ice, and endless snow;
Rather than I once would see
But a winter's face in thee,Ч
To benumb my hopes and me.

Robert Herrick

Robert Herrick's other poems:
  1. His Last Request to Julia
  2. Things Mortal Still Mutable (Epigram)
  3. To Be Merry
  4. Upon Love (A crystal vial Cupid brought)
  5. The Rock of Rubies, and the Quarry of Pearls

Poem to print Print


Last Poems

To Russian version


English Poetry. E-mail eng-poetry.ru@yandex.ru