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Songs Set To Music: 6. Set By Mr. Smith
Matthew Prior
Phillis, since we have both been kind, And of each other had our fill, Tell me what pleasure you can find In forcing Nature 'gainst her will. 'Tis...Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 14. Set By Mr. Smith
Matthew Prior
Once I was unconfined and free, Would I had been so still! Enjoying sweetest liberty, And roving at my will. But now, not master of my heart, Cupi...Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 16. Set By Mr. Smith
Matthew Prior
Accept, my Love, as true a heart As ever lover gave; 'Tis free (it vows) from my art, And proud to be your slave. Then take it kindly, as 'twas m...Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 20. Set By Mr. De Fesch
Matthew Prior
Since by ill fate I'm forced away, And snatch'd so soon from those dear arms, Against my will I must obey, And leave those sweet endearing charms. ...Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 1. Set By Mr. Abel
Matthew Prior
Reading ends in melancholy, Wine breeds vices and diseases, Wealth is but care, and love but folly, Only friendship truly pleases. My wealth, my bo...Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 10. Set By Mr. Smith
Matthew Prior
Why, Harry, what ails you? why look you so sad? To think and ne'er drink will make you stark mad. 'Tis the mistress, the friend, and the bottle, ol...Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 11. Set By Mr. De Fesch
Matthew Prior
Morella, charming without art, And kind without design, Can never lose the smallest part Of such a heart as mine. Obliged a thousand several ways,...Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 12. Set By Mr. Smith
Matthew Prior
Since my words, though ne'er so tender, With sincerest truth express'd, Cannot make your heart surrender, Nor so much as warm your breast; What wi...Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 13. Set By Mr. De Fesch
Matthew Prior
Love! inform thy faithful creature How to keep his fair one's heart; Must it be by truth of nature, Or by poor dissembling art? Tell the secret, sh...Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 15. Set By Mr. De Fesch
Matthew Prior
Farewell, Amynta, we must part; The charm has lost its power Which held so fast my captived heart Until this fatal hour. Hadst thou not thus my lo...Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 17. Set By Mr. De Fesch
Matthew Prior
Nanny blushes when I woo her, And with kindly chiding eyes Faintly says I shall undo her; Faintly, O, forbear! she cries. But her breasts while I ...Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 18. Set By Mr. Smith
Matthew Prior
Since we your husband daily see So jealous out of season, Phillis, let you and I agree To make him so with reason. I'm vex'd to think that every n...Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 19. Set By Mr. C. R.
Matthew Prior
Phillis, give this humour over, We too long have time abused; I shall turn an errant rover If the favour's still refused. Faith 'tis nonsense out ...Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 2. Set By Mr. Purcell
Matthew Prior
Whither would my passion run? Shall I fly her, or pursue her? Losing her I am undone, Yet would not gain her to undo her. Ye tyrants of the human ...Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 21. Set By Mr. De Fesch
Matthew Prior
Touch the lyre, touch every string; Touch it, Orpheus; I will sing A song which shall immortal be, Since she I sing's a deity; A Leonora, whose bl...Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 22. Set By Mr. De Fesch
Matthew Prior
In vain, alas! poor Strephon tries To ease his tortured breast, Since Amoret the cure denies, And makes his pain a jest. Ah! fair one, why to me ...Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 23. Set By Mr. De Fesch
Matthew Prior
Well, I will never more complain, Or call the Fates unkind; Alas! how fond it is, how vain! But self-conceitedness does reign I nevery mortal mind....Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 24. Set By Mr. C. R.
Matthew Prior
Cloe beauty has, and wit, And an air that is not common; Every charm in her does meet, Fit to make a handsome woman. But we do not only find Here...Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 3. Set By Mr. De Fesch
Matthew Prior
Strephonetta, why d'ye fly me, With such rigour in your eyes: Oh! 'tis cruel to deny me, Since your charms I so much prize. But I plainly see the ...Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 4. Set By Mr. Smith
Matthew Prior
Come, weep no more, for 'tis in vain; Torment not thus your pretty heart; Think, Flavia, we may meet again, As well as that we now must part. You ...Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 5. Set By Mr. De Fesch
Matthew Prior
Let perjured fair Amynta know What for her sake I undergo; Tell her, for her how I sustain A lingering fever's wasting pain; Tell her the torments ...Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 7. Set By Mr. De Fesch
Matthew Prior
Phillis, this pious talk give o'er, And modesty pretend no more, It is too plain an art: Surely you take me for a fool, And would by this prove me ...Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 8. Set By Mr. Smith
Matthew Prior
Still, Dorinda, I adore; Think I mean not to deceive you, For I loved you much before, And, alas! now love you more Though I force myself to leave ...Rate it:

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Songs Set To Music: 9. Set By Mr. De Fesch
Matthew Prior
Is it, O love, thy want of eyes, Or by the Fates decreed, That hearts so seldom sympathise, Or for each other bleed? If thou wouldst make two yout...Rate it:

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From Death Set Me Free
Kurt Philip Behm
Writing words of forgiveness, —a bridge from the grave My ashes unscatter, —my memories reclaim Treading a verse of atonement, —all steps unto t...Rate it:

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