The Bait 1

Come live with me, and be my love

And we will some new pleasure prove

Of golden sands, and crystal brooks,

With silken lines, and silver hooks.


John Donne

1-This is an excerpt of "The Bait".
For the complete poem,
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See my web page on "The Rose" for another poem, this time in the form of lyrics to a lovesong.