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... guise ; changes make . “ So turne they still about , and change in reft“ leile wise
. “ Last is the fire ; which though it live for ever , “ Ne can be quenched quite , yeç
every day “ As for her tenants , that is man and beafts , “ We see his parts ...
Threatning their own coufusion and decay : Air hated earth , and water hated fire ,
The whilst thou tyrant Love doft laugh and scorn Till Love relented their rebellious
ire . At their complaints , making their pain thy play Whilst they lie languishing ...
Nor to the lightning , for they ftill presever ; The dureful oak , whose fap is not yet
dride , Nor to the diamond , for they are more tender ; Is long e'er it conceive the
kindling fire , Nor unto chryftal , for nought may them fever ; But when it once doth
That maketh it be coveted the more ; My love is like to ice , and I to fire : For easy
things , that may be got at will , How comes it , then , that this her cold so great
Most sorts of men do set but little store . Is not dissolv'd through my so hot desire ...
Whilft many nymphs that vow'd chaste life to Cupid lay'd by his brand , and fell
asleep : keep , A maid of Dian's this advantage found , Came tripping by ; but in
her maiden hand And his love - kindling fire did quickly steep The fairett votary
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