I CALL AND I CALL.
by Robert Herrick
I CALL, I call : who do ye call ?
The maids to catch this cowslip ball :
But since these cowslips fading be,
Troth, leave the flowers and, maids, take me.
Yet if that neither you will do,
Speak but the word and I'll take you.
Herrick, Robert. Works of Robert Herrick. vol I.
Alfred Pollard, ed.
London, Lawrence & Bullen, 1891. 139.