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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. Lallegro
  2. The Spirit's Depths
  3. The Rosy Bosomd Hours
  4. Faint Yet Pursuing
  5. The Foreign Land


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

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