Quotation by A.E. Housman

With rue my heart is laden
For golden friends I had,
For many a rose-lipt maiden
And many a lightfoot lad.
A.E. (Alfred Edward) Housman (1859–1936), British poet. With rue my heart is laden (A Shropshire Lad, LIV). . .

The Collected Poems of A. E. Housman. (1965) Henry Holt.
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