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Poem by Oliver Goldsmith


On a Beautiful Youth, Struck Blind by Lightning


Suret was by Providence designd
	Rather in pity than in hate,
That he should be, like Cupid, blind,
	To save him from Narcissus fate.



Oliver Goldsmith


Oliver Goldsmith's other poems:
  1. Answer to an Invitation to Pass the Christmas at Barton
  2. On Seeing a Lady Perform a Certain Character
  3. From the Latin of Vida
  4. Song, from the Comedy of She Stoops to Conquer
  5. The Double Transformation


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