WhereVenus in her naked glory strove To please the careless and disdainful eyes Of proud Adonis.
I am glad that my Adonis hath a sweete tooth in his head.john lyly
The worship of Adonis is united with that of Christ .claude debussy
Ah, ah, Qytherea! Adonis is dead. She wept tear after tear, with the blood which was shed, , And both turned into flowers for the earth's Her tears, to the wind-flower, his blood, to the rose.