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Quotation by Robert Herrick
Where we such clusters had,
As made us nobly wild, not mad;
And yet each verse of thine
Outdid the meat, outdid the frolic wine.
Robert Herrick (1591–1674), British poet. An Ode for Ben Jonson (l. 7–10). . .
Oxford Book of Seventeenth Century Verse, The. H. J. C. Grierson and G. Bullough, eds. (1934) Oxford University Press.
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