Marriage is rarely bliss But, surely it would be worse As particles to pelt At thousands of miles per sec About a universe In which a lover's kiss Would either not be felt Or break the loved one's neck.
Nor jealousy Was understood, the injured lover's hell.john milton
Curse on the man who business first designed,And by't enthralled a freeborn lover's mind!john oldham
She walked down the aisle with all eyes on her and she glowed Someone chose her above all other women they had known I can only wonder what it must be like to be so perfect in a lover's eyes, the only one they see Well, it’s never been me, the chosen one It’s never been me If ever I see a chosen one I feel uglyhappy rhodes
William behaved like a bashful girl, who is afraid of her lover's bad reputation and therefore avoids being alone with him.Napoleon I
Each moment of the happy lover's hour is worth an age of dull and common life.aphra behn
What fond and wayward thoughts will slide Into a lover's head! "O mercy!" to myself I cried, "If Lucy should be dead!"william wordsworth
A wail in the wind is all I hear; A voice of woe for a lover's loss.william ellery channing
I long to talk with some old lover's ghost, Who died before the god of love was born.john donne
Curse on the man who business first designed, And by't enthralled a freeborn lover's mind!john oldham
How often in the summer-tide, His graver business set aside, Has stripling Will, the thoughtful-eyed As to the pipe of Pan, Stepped blithesomely with lover's pride Across the fields to Anne.
Nor jealousy Was understood, the injur'd lover's hell.john milton
I pray, what flowers are these? The pansy this, O, that's for lover's thoughts.George Chapman
'Twas noon; and every orange bud Hung languid o'er the crystal flood, Faint as the lids of maiden eyes Beneath a lover's burning sighs!thomas moore
My lover's gone off to some foreign country, sopping wet at our doorway I watch the clouds rupture. Mira says, nothing can harm him. This passion has yet to be slaked.
As in the soft and sweet eclipse, when soul meets soul on lover's lips.Percy Bysshe Shelley
Hope is a lover's staff; walk hence with that And manage it against despairing thoughts.william shakespeare
The myrtle (ensign of supreme command, Consigned by Venus to Melissa's hand) Not less capricious than a reigning fair, Oft favors, oft rejects a lover's prayer; In myrtle shades oft sings the happy swain, In myrtle shades despairing ghosts complain.samuel johnson
Out of the hills of Habersham, Down the valleys of Hall, I hurry amain to reach the plain: Run the rapid and leap the fall, Split at the rock, and together again Accept my bed, or narrow or wide, And flee from folly on every side With a lover's pain to attain the plain, Far from the hills of Habersham, Far from the valleys of Hall.Sidney Lanier
You have to walk carefully in the beginning of love; the running across fields into your lover's arms can only come later when you're sure they won't laugh if you trip.jonathan Samuel carroll