by Thomas Flatman (1637 - 1688)

The kiss
Language: English 
'I saw you take his kiss!' ''Tis true.”
'O, modesty!' ''Twas strictly kept:
He thought me asleep; at least I knew
He thought I thought he thought I slept.”


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This text was added to the website: 2019-01-22
Line count: 4
Word count: 29