by Anonymous / Unidentified Author

Who prostrate lies at women’s feet
Language: English 
Who prostrate lies at women’s feet
And calls them darlings dear and sweet;
Protesting love, and craving grace,
And praising oft a foolish face;
Are oftentimes deceived at last,
Then catch at nought and hold it fast.


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This text was added to the website: 2014-02-23
Line count: 6
Word count: 37