TO SILVIA. (II)
by Robert Herrick
I AM holy while I stand
Circum-crost by thy pure hand ;
But when that is gone, again
I, as others, am profane.
Circum-crost, marked round with a cross.
Herrick, Robert. Works of Robert Herrick. vol II.
Alfred Pollard, ed.
London, Lawrence & Bullen, 1891. 30.