Quotation by George Wither

To maidens' vows and swearing
Henceforth no credit give,
You may give them the hearing
But never them believe.
They are as false as fair,
Unconstant, frail, untrue;
George Wither (1588–1667), British poet. I Loved a Lass (l. 64–69). . .

New Oxford Book of English Verse, The, 1250–1950. Helen Gardner, ed. (1972) Oxford University Press.
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