TO SAPPHO. (I)
by Robert Herrick
LET us now take time and play,
Love, and live here while we may ;
Drink rich wine, and make good cheer,
While we have our being here ;
For once dead and laid i' th' grave,
No return from thence we have.
Herrick, Robert. Works of Robert Herrick. vol II.
Alfred Pollard, ed.
London, Lawrence & Bullen, 1891. 46.