Never Seek to Tell thy Love

Never seek to tell thy love
  Love that never told can be;
  For the gentle wind does move
  Silently, invisibly.

  I told my love, I told my love,
  I told her all my heart,
  Trembling, cold, in ghastly fears--
  Ah, she doth depart.

  Soon as she was gone from me
  A traveller came by
  Silently, invisibly--
  O, was no deny.

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