Street Cries (Lanier)/A Song of Love

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      “Hey, rose, just born
      Twin to a thorn;
Was’t so with you, O Love and Scorn?

      “Sweet eyes that smiled,
      Now wet and wild;
O Eye and Tear—mother and child.

      “Well: Love and Pain
      Be kinsfolk twain:
Yet would, Oh would I could love again.”