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by Walter Savage Landor

 

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Passions in Poetry Home > All Poems > Classic Poetry > Walter Savage Landor > The Courtship of the Yonghy-Bongy-Bo The Courtship of the Yonghy-Bongy-Bo
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Verse
by Walter Savage Landor

Past ruined Ilion Helen lives,
Alcestis rises from the shades.
Verse calls them forth; 'tis verse that gives
Immortal youth to mortal maids.

Soon shall oblivion's deepening veil
Hide all the peopled hills you see,
The gay, the proud, while lovers hail
These many summers you and me.

 

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