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Poem by Coventry Patmore


The Kiss


'I saw you take his kiss!' ''Tis true.'
'O, modesty!' ' 'Twas strictly kept:
He thought me asleep; at least I knew
He thought I thought he thought I slept.' 



Coventry Patmore


Coventry Patmore's other poems:
  1. King Cophetua The First
  2. A Retrospect
  3. Venus And Death
  4. The After-Glow
  5. Faint Yet Pursuing


Poems of the other poets with the same name:

  • Sara Teasdale The Kiss ("I HOPED that he would love me")

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