UPON JULIA'S BREASTS.|
by Robert Herrick
DISPLAY thy breasts, my Juliathere let me
Behold that circummortal purity,
Between whose glories there my lips I'll lay,
Ravish'd in that fair via lactea.
Circummortal, more than mortal.
Abraham Janssens, d.1632.
Venus and Adonis, detail.
Herrick, Robert. Works of Robert Herrick. vol I.
Alfred Pollard, ed.
London, Lawrence & Bullen, 1891. 119.
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