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So is it not with me as with that Muse

XXII. My glass shall not persuade me I am old

XXIII. As an unperfect actor on the stage.

Mine eye hath play'd the painter, and hath stelld

xxv. Let those who are in favour with their stars

Lord of my love, to whom in vassalage

XXVII. Weary with toil, I haste me to my bed

XXVIII. How can I then return in happy plight

When, in disgrace with fortune and men's eyes

XXX.

When to the sessions of sweet silent thought .

XXXI. Thy bosom is endeared with all hearts

If thou survive my well-contented day

Full many a glorious morning have I seen

XXXIV. Why didst thou promise such a beauteous day

xxxv. No more be grieved at that which thou hast done

XXXVI. Let me confess that we two must be twain

XXXVII. As a decrepit father takes delight

XXXVIII. How can my Muse want subject to invent

XXXIX. O, how thy worth with manners may I sing

Take all my loves, my love, yea, take them all

Those pretty wrongs that liberty commits

XLII. That thou hast her, it is not all my grief

When most I wink, then do mine eyes best see

If the dull substance of my flesh were thought

The other two, slight air and purging fire.

Mine eye and heart are at a mortal war

XLVII. Betwixt mine eye and heart a league is took

XLVIII. How careful was I, when I took my way

XLIX. Against that time, if ever that time come

How heavy do I journey on the way

Thus can my love excuse the slow offence

So am I as the rich, whose blessed key

What is your substance, whereof are you made

LIV. O, how much more doth beauty beauteous seem

LV. Not marble, nor the gilded monuments

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LVI. Sweet love, renew thy force; be it not said

LVII. Being your slave, what should I do but tend

That God forbid that made me first your slave

If there be nothing new, but that which is

Like as the waves make towards the pebbled shore.

Is it thy will thy image should keep open

Sin of self-love possesseth all mine eye

LXIII. Against my love shall be, as I am now

When I have seen by Time's fell hand defaced

Since brass, nor stone, nor earth, nor boundless sea

Tir'd with all these, for restful death I cry

LXVII. Ah, wherefore with infection should he live

Thus is his cheek the map of days outworn

Those parts of thee that the world's eye doth view

That thou art blam'd shall not be thy defect.

LXXI. No longer mourn for me when I am dead

LXXII. O, lest the world should task you to recite

That time of year thou mayst in me behold

LXXIV. But be contented : when that fell arrest

LXXV. So are you to my thoughts as food to life

LXXVI. Why is my verse so barren of new pride

LXXVII. Thy glass will show thee how thy beauties wear

LXXVIII. So oft have I invok'd thee for my Muse

LXXIX. Whilst I alone did call upon thy aid

Lxxx. O, how I faint when I of you do write

Or I shall live your epitaph to make

LXXXII. I grant thou wert not married to my Muse

LXXXIII. I never saw that you did painting need

LXXXIV. Who is it that says most? which can say more

Lxxxv. My tongue-tied Muse in manners holds her still

LXXXVI. Was it the proud full sail of his great verse

LXXXVII. Farewell! thou art too dear for my possessing

LXXXVIII. When thou shalt be disposed to set me light.

LXXXIX. Say that thou didst forsake me for some fault

xo. Then hate me when tliou wilt; if ever, now

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XCI. Some glory in their birth, some in their skill

XCII. But do thy worst to steal thyself away

XCIII. So shall I live, supposing thou art true

xciv. They that have power to hurt and will do none

xcv. How sweet and lovely dost thou make the shame

XCVI. Some say, thy fault is youth, some wantonness

How like a winter hath my absence been

XCVIII. From you have I been absent in the spring

XCIX. The forward violet thus did I chide

c. Where art thou, Muse, that thou forget'st so long

O truant Muse, what shall be thy amends

CII. My love is strengthen'd, though more weak in seeming

CIII. Alack, what poverty my Muse brings forth

civ. To me, fair friend, you never can be old

cv. Let not my love be call'd idolatry

CVI. When in the chronicle of wasted time

CVII. Not mine own fears, nor the prophetic soul

What's in the brain that ink may character .

cix. O, never say that I was false of heart

cx. Alas, 'tis true, I have gone here and there

CXI. O, for my sake do you with Fortune chide

CXII. Your love and pity doth the impression fill

CXIII. Since I left

you,

is in my mind

CXIV. Or whether doth my mind, being crown'd with you .

cxy. Those lines that I before have writ do lie

CXVI. Let me not to the marriage of true minds

Accuse me thus: that I have scanted all

Like as, to make our appetites more keen

What potions have I drunk of Siren tears

cxx. That you were once unkind befriends me now

CXXI. 'Tis better to be vile than vile esteem'd .

CXXII. Thy gift, thy tables, are within my brain

CXXIII. No, Time, thou shalt not boast that I do change

CXXXIV. If my dear love were but the child of state

cxxv. Were't aught to me I bore the canopy

CVIII.

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