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The Love Sonnets Of Proteus. Part I: To Manon: XXI
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
HIS BONDAGE TO MANON IS BROKEN From this day forth I lead another life, Another life! A life without a tear! To--day has ended the unequal strife; ...Rate it:

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The Love Sonnets Of Proteus. Part I: To Manon: X
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
before the deed was cold Was a strange jest. Ah, Manon, you have sold The keys of heaven at a vulgaRate it:

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The Love Sonnets Of Proteus. Part I: To Manon: IX
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
ON HER WAYWARDNESS This is rank slavery. It better were To till the thankless earth with sweat of brow, Following dull oxen 'neath a goad of care T...Rate it:

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The Love Sonnets Of Proteus. Part I: To Manon: V
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
ON THE POWER OF HER BEAUTY I am lighthearted now. An hour ago There was a tempest in my heaven, a flame Of sullen lightning under a bent brow And a...Rate it:

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The Love Sonnets Of Proteus. Part I: To Manon: VI
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
IN PRAISE OF HIS FATE When I hear others speak of this and that In our fools' lives which might have better gone, Complaining idly of too niggard f...Rate it:

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The Love Sonnets Of Proteus. Part I: To Manon: VII
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
ON HER VANITY What are these things thou lovest? Vanity. To see men turn their heads when thou dost pass; To be the signboard and the looking--glas...Rate it:

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The Love Sonnets Of Proteus. Part I: To Manon: VIII
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
AS TO HIS CHOICE OF HER If I had chosen thee, thou shouldst have been A virgin proud, untamed, immaculate, Chaste as the morning star, a saint, a q...Rate it:

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The Love Sonnets Of Proteus. Part I: To Manon: XII
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
ON READING CERTAIN LETTERS Reading these lines, this record of lost days Where I am not, and yet where love has been, This tale of passions consecr...Rate it:

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The Love Sonnets Of Proteus. Part I: To Manon: XIII
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
HE DARES NOT DIE Four hours by the clock! How strange it is! Four hours Since love and life, the future and the past, Died with the shutting of the...Rate it:

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The Love Sonnets Of Proteus. Part I: To Manon: XIV
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
HE HAS FALLEN FROM THE HEIGHT OF HIS LOVE Love, how ignobly hast thou met thy doom! Ill--seasoned scaffolding by which, full--fraught With passiona...Rate it:

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The Love Sonnets Of Proteus. Part I: To Manon: XIX
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
HE PROTESTS, NOTWITHSTANDING, HIS LOVE To be cast forth from the fair light of heaven Into the outer darkness and there lie, Through unrecorded yea...Rate it:

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The Love Sonnets Of Proteus. Part I: To Manon: XV
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
COMPLAINING THAT HE HAD FALLEN AMONG THIEVES Oh, Lytton, I have gambled with my soul, And, like a spendthrift, pawned my heritage To pitiless Jews,...Rate it:

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The Love Sonnets Of Proteus. Part I: To Manon: XVI
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
HE ARGUES WITH HIS LIFE My life, what strange mad garments hast thou on, Now that I see thee truly and am wise! Thou wild, lost Proteus, strangling...Rate it:

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The Love Sonnets Of Proteus. Part I: To Manon: XVII
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
JOY'S TREACHERY I had a live joy once and pampered her, For I had brought her from the ``golden East,'' To lie when nights were cold upon my breast...Rate it:

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The Love Sonnets Of Proteus. Part I: To Manon: XVIII
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
HE LAMENTS THAT HIS LOVE IS DEAD My love is dead, dead and in spite of me,-- Dead while I lived,--while yet my blood was rife With hope and pleasur...Rate it:

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The Love Sonnets Of Proteus. Part I: To Manon: XX
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
ON FALLING ILL THROUGH GRIEF Truce to thee, Soul! I have a debt to pay, Which I acknowledge and without thy pleading. I like thee little that thou ...Rate it:

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To Manon, Comparing Her To A Falcon
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
BRAVE as a falcon and as merciless, With bright eyes watching still the world, thy prey, I saw thee pass in thy lone majesty, Untamed, unmated, ...Rate it:

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To Manon, on his Fortune in loving Her
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
I DID not choose thee, dearest. It was Love That made the choice, not I. Mine eyes were blind As a rude shepherd's who to some lone grove His of...Rate it:

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Rondeau
Ernest Christopher Dowson
Ah, Manon, say, why is it we Are one and all so fain of thee? Thy rich red beauty debonnaire In very truth is not more fair, Than the shy grace and...Rate it:

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Esther, A Sonnet Sequence: LVI
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
Who has not wept with Manon? Of all tales That thrill youth's fancy or to tears or mirth None other is there where such grief prevails, Such passio...Rate it:

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Esther, A Sonnet Sequence: XXXII
Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
to be followed by the well--known `drame' Of `Manon Lescaut,' here brought out anew For the first tRate it:

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Les Martyrs
Maurice Rollinat
leur poison Quand la Vieille emmenait sa Manon toute pâle, Car, un instant après, derrière la cloisRate it:

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Paris
Alan Seeger
darling in your arms, Your pretty dark-eyed Manon or Louise. And looking out over the domes and Rate it:

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