Quotation by Robert Herrick

Whenas in silks my Julia goes,
Then, then (methinks) how sweetly flows
That liquefaction of her clothes.
Next, when I cast mine eyes and see
That brave vibration each way free;
O how that glittering taketh me!
Robert Herrick (1591–1674), British poet, clergyman. repr. In The Poems of Robert Herrick, ed. L.C. Martin (1956). Upon Julia's Clothes, Hesperides (1648).
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