englishverse.com
HomePoetsPoemsBooks
 

John Donne

‘Daybreak’

STAY, O sweet, and do not rise!
    The light that shines come from thine eyes;
The day breaks not: it is my heart,
    Because that you and I must part.
        Stay! or else my joys will die
        And perish in their infancy.

 
Sponsored link
To advertise here, please contact us.
 
About the poet
John Donne
 
By the same poet
That Time and Absence proves Rather helps than hurts to loves
Death
Song
The Ecstasy
The Dream
The Funeral
A Hymn to God the Father
 
Related books
John Donne at amazon.com


Home  .  Poets  .  Poems  .  Books  .  Site preferences  .  Contact

English  .  Français

© 2003-2006 Waverley Internet Design. All rights reserved.