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" GOING TO THE WARS Tell me not, Sweet, I am unkind That from the nunnery Of thy chaste breast and quiet mind, To war and arms I fly. True, a new mistress now I chase, The first foe in the field; And with a stronger faith embrace A sword, a horse, a shield.... "
Lyra Elegantiarum: A Collection of Some of the Best Specimens of Vers de ... - Page 16
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The English Civil War: Papists, Gentlewomen, Soldiers, and Witchfinders in ...

Diane Purkiss - History - 2009 - 680 pages
...plangency and very Royalist playfulness: Tell me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery Of thy chaste breast and quiet mind To war and arms I fly....a horse, a shield. Yet this inconstancy is such As thou too shall adore; I could not love thee, dear, so much, Loved I not honour more. Lovelace and his...
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Teaching Hamlet and Henry IV, Part 1: Shakespeare Set Free, Part 1

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...11 TO LUCASTA, ON GOING TO THE WARS" Tell me not, sweet, I am unkind, That from the nunnery Of thy chaste breast and quiet mind To war and arms I fly....a horse, a shield. Yet this inconstancy is such As thou too shalt adore; I could not love thee, dear, so much Loved I not honor more. —Richard Lovelace...
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The English Reader: What Every Literate Person Needs to Know

Diane Ravitch - Literary Collections - 2006 - 486 pages
...the Nunnerie Of thy chaste breast, and quiet minde, To Warre and Armes I flie. True; a new Mistresse now I chase, The first Foe in the Field; And with a stronger Faith imbrace A Sword, a Horse, a Shield. Yet this Inconstancy is such, As you too shall adore; I could not...
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Reading Faulkner: Introductions to the First Thirteen Novels

Richard Marius - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 200 pages
...Nunnerie Of thy chaste breast, and quiet minde, To Warre and Armes l file. True; a new Mistresse now l chase, The first foe in the Field; And with a stronger Faith imbrace A Sword, a Horse, a Shield. Yet this lnconstancy is such, As you too shall adore; l could not...
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