Doe you not know
Doe you not know how Love lost first his seeing?
Because with mee once gazing
On those faire eyes wher all powres have their beeing,
Shee with hir bewty blazing,
Which death might have revived,
Him of his sight and mee of hart deprived.
Submitted by Linda Godry
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