World, world, I cannot get thee close enough! Long have I known a glory in it all, But never knew like this; Here such a pattern is As stretcheth me apart. Lord, I do fear Thou'st made the world too beautiful this year: My soul is all but out of melet fall No burning leaf; prithee, let no bird call.
My Song, I fear that thou wilt find but few Who fitly shalt conceive thy reasoning, Of such hard matter dost thou entertain; Whence, if by misadventure, chance should bring Thee to base company (as chance may do), Quite unaware of what thou dost contain, I prithee, comfort thy sweet self again, My last delight! tell them that they are dull, And bid them own that thou art beautiful.Percy Bysshe Shelley
Good even, good fair moon, good even to thee. I prithee, dear moon, now show to me the form and the features, the speech and degree, of the man that true lover of mine shall be.walter scott
Begone, old Care, and I prithee begone from me; For i' faith, old Care, thee and I shall never agree.John Playford, Musical Companion, Catch 13.
I prithee, be my god.Caliban, scene ii
Why so pale and wan, fond lover? prithee, why so pale? Will, when looking well can't move her, Looking ill prevail?Sir John Suckling
prithee don’t screw your wit beyond the compass of good manners.Colley Cibber
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