come-lily quotes

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The men cry,
Come, my lily,
my fringy queen,
my gaudy dear....
She left the web, she left the loom,
She made three paces through the room,
...
But it chanced the other day that I scented a white water- lily.... It is the emblem of purity.... What confirmation of our hopes ...
I am haunted by numberless islands, many a Danaan shore,
Where Time would surely forget us, and Sorrow come near us no more;<
...
Come, little boy, and rock asleep;
Sing lullaby and be thou still;
...
Come little babe, come silly soul,
Thy father's shame, thy mother's grief,
When Death to either shall come--
I pray it be first to me.
O whistle, and I'll come to you, my lad;
O whistle, and I'll come to you, my lad:
...
Shall I come, sweet Love, to thee,
When the ev'ning beams are set?
The first Day's Night had come--
And grateful that a thing
So terrible--had been endured--
I told my Soul to sing--
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