Quotation by Sir John Suckling

'Tis now since I sat down before
That foolish fort, a heart,
( Time strangely spent) a year, and more,
And still I did my part:
Sir John Suckling (1609ā€“1642), British poet, playwright. 'Tis Now, Since I Sat Down Before (l. 1ā€“4). . .

Poets of the English Language, Vols. Iā€“V. Vol. I: Langland to Spenser; Vol. II: Marlowe to Marvell; Vol. III: Milton to Goldsmith; Vol. IV: Blake to Poe; Vol. V: Tennyson to Yeats. W. H. Auden and Norman Holmes Pearson, eds. (1950) The Viking Press.
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