1 What meanes this folly now to braue it so, And then to vse submission ? Is that a friend that straight can play the foe ? Who loues on such condition ? 2 Though Bryers breede Roses, none thy Bryer affect, But with the flowre are pleased : Loue onely loues delight, and soft respect, He must not be diseased. 3 These thorny passions spring from barren breasts, Or such as neede much weeding : Loue onely loues delight, and soft respect, But sends them not home bleeding. 4 Command thy humour, striue to giue content, And shame not loues profession : Of kindnesse neuer any could repent That made choyse with discretion.
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