Had we but world enough, and time, This coyness, Lady, were no crime. We would sit down and think which way To walk and pass our long love's day. Thou by the Indian Ganges' side Shouldst rubies find: I by the tide Of Humber would complain. I would Love you ten years before the Flood, And you should, if you
Browse the list below for poems about passion and lust.
|1681||To His Coy Mistress||Andrew Marvell|
|1654||To His Mistress Going to Bed||John Donne|
|1651||No Platonic Love||William Cartwright|
|1478||Canterbury Tales, Wife of Bath's Prologue [Excerpt]||Geoffrey Chaucer|