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Poem by Robert Burns


Sweetest May


SWEETEST May, let Love incline thee;
Take a heart which he designs thee;
As thy constant slave regard it;
For its faith and truth reward it.

Proof to shot of birth or money,
Not the wealthy, but the bonnie;
Not high-born, but noble-minded,
In loves silken band can bind it!



Robert Burns


Robert Burns's other poems:
  1. Epigram on Captain Francis Grose, the Celebrated Antiquary
  2. Bannocks O Barley
  3. Lines Written In Friars-Carse Hermitage
  4. Prologue, Spoken at the Theatre, Dumfries, on New Years Day Evening [1790]
  5. Ode, Sacred to the Memory of Mrs. Oswald


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