The Elegies of Propertius: The Satyricon of Petronius Arbiter, & the Kisses of Johannes Secundus [pseud.] Literally Tr. & Accompanied by Poetical Versions from Various Sources, to which are Added, the Love Epistles of Aristaenetus
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Page 388 - delights have violent 'ends, And in their triumph 'die ! like fire and powder, Which, as they kiss, 'consume. The sweetest honey Is loathsome in its own 'deliciousness, And in the taste confounds the appetite ; Therefore, love 'moderately ; 'long love doth so ; Too 'swift arrives as tardy as too 'slow.