Fairy Land iii

William Shakespeare 1564 (Stratford-upon-Avon) – 1616 (Stratford-upon-Avon)

COME unto these yellow sands,
  And then take hands:
Court'sied when you have, and kiss'd,--
  The wild waves whist,--
Foot it featly here and there;
And, sweet sprites, the burthen bear.
  Hark, hark!
  Bow, wow,
  The watch-dogs bark:
  Bow, wow.
  Hark, hark! I hear
  The strain of strutting chanticleer
  Cry, Cock-a-diddle-dow!

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William Shakespeare was an English playwright, poet, and actor, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's greatest dramatist. He is often called England's national poet and the "Bard of Avon". more…

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