by Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772 - 1834)

How warm this woodland wild Recess
Language: English 
How warm this woodland wild Recess !
Love surely hath been breathing here ;
And this sweet bed of heath, my dear !
Swells up, then sinks with faint caress,
As if to have you yet more near.

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This text was added to the website: 2011-01-08
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Word count: 38