possibly by Newburgh Hamilton (flourished 1715-1743)

O sweetest of thy lovely Race
Language: English 
O sweetest of thy lovely Race
unveil thy matchless Charms 
let me adore that Angels Face
and fold thee in my Arms
thy bosom let my Tortures move
to grant the just Returns of Love.

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Text added to the website: 2014-04-09 00:00:00
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:05:31
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