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Quotation by George Gordon Noel Byron
Oh! snatch'd away in beauty's bloom,
On thee shall press no ponderous tomb;
But on thy turf shall roses rear
Their leaves, the earliest of the year;
George Gordon Noel Byron (1788–1824), British poet. Oh! Snatch'd away in beauty's bloom! (L. 1–4). . .
The Poems of Byron. Paul E. More, ed. (1933) Houghton Mifflin.
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