My complaining is but feigning
Is but feigning;
All my love is but in jest.
And my courting
Is but sporting
In most showing meaning least.
Representeth in my mind.
In most feigning
Such good faith in love I find.
This my trade is —
Two minds in one breast I wear.
And my measure
At my pleasure
Ice and flame my face doth bear.
Submitted by Ross Klatte
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