TO HIS PATERNAL COUNTRY.|
by Robert Herrick
O EARTH ! earth ! earth ! hear thou my voice, and be
Loving and gentle for to cover me :
Banish'd from thee I live, ne'er to return,
Unless thou giv'st my small remains an urn.
Herrick, Robert. Works of Robert Herrick. vol I.
Alfred Pollard, ed.
London, Lawrence & Bullen, 1891. 21.
Created by Anniina Jokinen on September 27, 1998.