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Unrequited Love: William Wordsworth

There is a change—and I am poor; Your love hath been, nor long ago, A fountain at my fond heart’s door, Whose only business was to flow; And flow it did; not taking heed Of its own bounty, or my … Continue reading

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Symptoms of Love: Robert Graves

Love is universal migraine, A bright stain on the vision Blotting out reason. Symptoms of true love Are leanness, jealousy, Laggard dawns; Are omens and nightmares – Listening for a knock, Waiting for a sign: For a touch of her … Continue reading

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Once when I was young and true, Someone left me sad Broke my brittle hear in two And that is very bad. Love is for unlucky folk Love is but a curse. Once there was a heart I broke And … Continue reading

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