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Comprehensive information about Robert Herrick including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. A 17th century English poet.. English poet This educational Robert Herrick resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.


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Quote Left And with our broth, and bread, and bits, sir friend, You've fared well : pray make an end ; Two days you've larded here ; a third, ye know, Makes guests and fish smell strong ; pray go Quote Right
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Quote Left Here she lies, a pretty bud, Lately made of flesh and blood: Quote Right
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Quote Left If a little labor, little are our gains. Man's fortunes are according to his pains. Quote Right
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Quote Left Lord, 'tis Thy plenty-dropping hand That soils my land; And giv'st me, for my bushel sown, Twice ten for one; Thou mak'st my teeming hen to lay Her egg each day; Besides my healthful ewes to bear Me twins each year; The while the conduits of my kine Run cream, for wine. All these, and better, Thou dost send Me, to this end, That I should render, for my part, A thankful heart... Quote Right
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Quote Left See where she comes, and smell how all the street, Breathes vineyards and pomegranates: oh, how sweet!... Quote Right
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