by William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)

O happy fair!
Language: English 
O happy fair!
Your eyes are lode-stars and your tongue's sweet air
More tuneable to lark than shepherd’s ear,
When wheat is green, when hawthorn buds appear.


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This text was added to the website: 2016-03-01
Line count: 4
Word count: 27