Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership

CreationEarth Nature Photos

Song. Mediocrity in love rejected.

 GIVE me more love or more disdain ; 
The torrid or the frozen zone 
Bring equal ease unto my pain, 
The temperate affords me none : 
Either extreme of love or hate, 
Is sweeter than a calm estate.
Give me a storm ; if it be love, Like Dana? in that golden shower, I swim in pleasure ; if it prove Disdain, that torrent will devour My vulture-hopes ; and he's possess'd Of heaven, that's but from hell released.
Then crown my joys or cure my pain : Give me more love or more disdain.

by Thomas Carew
Biography | Poems | Best Poems | Short Poems | Quotes | Email Poem - Song. Mediocrity in love rejected.Email Poem |
Comment below this ad.

Top Thomas Carew Poems