Peggy in devotion
Sweet nymph of my devotion,
Let thy smile
My hours beguile,
For care's an idle notion:
Then let love be free.
Since nature gave thee beauty,
Grant the kiss,
The highest bliss,
For know it is thy duty,
Listen, girl, to me.
Submitted by Ferdinando Albeggiani
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Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:05:04
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