by Robert Herrick

COME bring your sampler, and with art
          Draw in't a wounded heart
          And dropping here and there :
Not that I think that any dart
          Can make your's bleed a tear,
          Or pierce it anywhere ;
Yet do it to this end : that I
                           May by
                      This secret see,
              Though you can make
That heart to bleed, yours ne'er will ache
                           For me.

Herrick, Robert. Works of Robert Herrick. vol I.
Alfred Pollard, ed.
London, Lawrence & Bullen, 1891. 10.

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