The look of love alarms
|←The Angel (Notebook)||Notebook 53. The look of love alarms
|Soft deceit & Idleness→|
|Notebook, p. 103, reversed. See also Songs and BalladsFrom|
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The look of Love alarms?
Because 'tis fill'd with fire;
But the look of soft deceit
Shall win the lover's hire.
- "Blake Complete Writings", ed. Geoffrey Keynes, pub. OUP 1966/85, p. 182.
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