Oh Love ! no habitant of earth thou art — An unseen seraph, we believe in thee, A faith whose martyrs are the broken heart, But never yet hath seen, nor e'er shall see The naked eye, thy form, as it should be ; The mind hath made thee, as it peopled... The works of ... lord Byron - Seite 154von George Gordon N. Byron (6th baron.) - 1819Vollansicht
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...the world's wilderness, and vainly pants For some celestial fruit forbidden to our wants. Oh Love! no habitant of earth thou art — An unseen Seraph,...shape and image given, As haunts the unquench'd soul — parch'd, wearied, wrung, and riven. Of its own beauty is the mind diseas'd, And fevers into false...