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Quotation by Edmund Spenser
My verse your virtues rare shall eternize,
And in the heavens write your glorious name.
Where, whenas death shall all the world subdue,
Our love shall live, and later life renew.
Edmund Spenser (1552?–1599), British poet. Amoretti; LXXV. One day I wrote her name upon the strand (l. 11–14). . .
The Complete Poetical Works of Spenser. R. E. Neil Dodge, ed. (1936) Houghton Mifflin.
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