Friday, March 9, 2012

True Turtles

The fieldis ouerflowis  
With gowans that growis,  
Quhair lilies like low is  
As red as the rone.  
The turtle that true is,  
With notes that renewis,  
Her pairty pursuis:  
The nicht is neir gone.

Alexander Montgomerie The Night is Near Gone

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