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The Presence Of Love

Samuel Taylor Coleridge 1772 (Ottery St Mary) – 1834 (Highgate)

And in Life's noisiest hour,
There whispers still the ceaseless Love of Thee,
The heart's Self-solace and soliloquy.
  ______________________

  You mould my Hopes, you fashion me within ;
  And to the leading Love-throb in the Heart
  Thro' all my Being, thro' my pulses beat ;
  You lie in all my many Thoughts, like Light,
  Like the fair light of Dawn, or summer Eve
  On rippling Stream, or cloud-reflecting Lake.
And looking to the Heaven, that bends above you,
How oft ! I bless the Lot, that made me love you.

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Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Samuel Taylor Coleridge was an English poet, literary critic and philosopher who, with his friend William Wordsworth, was a founder of the Romantic Movement in England and a member of the Lake Poets. more…

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