Said the sun to the moon,
You cannot stay.

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Kathleen Jessie Raine

The Change Has Come
The change has come, and Helen sleeps-
Not sleeps; but wakes to greater deeps
Of wisdom, glory, truth, and light,
Than ever blessed her seeking sight,
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Paul Laurence Dunbar

I would not wish thee other than thou art;
I love thee, love, so well in every part,
That had I power to change thee
In form or face or mind,
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William Cosmo Monkhouse

CHANGE shall accustom me in after years
To kingdom's builded on life's overthrow;
Onward with other poets I shall go,
Unpraised of thee. though praised of all my peers,
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Muriel Stuart

What News
Here, ever since you went abroad,
If there be change, no change I see,
I only walk our wonted road,
The road is only walkt by me.
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Walter Savage Landor

Change And Death
We build but for change and for death,
To whom a like homage pay glory and shame;
For something must pass to give being to both.
All things are rounded by change, and are perishingâ??
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Charles Harpur

Here, ever since you went abroad,
If there be change no change I see:
I only walk our wonted road,
The road is only walk'd by me.
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Walter Savage Landor

It Will Not Change
It will not change now
After so many years;
Life has not broken it
With parting or tears;
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Sara Teasdale

The Wife
He's out of work!
I tell myself a change should mean a chance,
And he must look for changes to advance,
And he, of all men, really needs a jerk.
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Lesbia Harford

Me, change! Me, alter!

Me, change! Me, alter!
Then I will, when on the Everlasting Hill
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Emily Dickinson

Fair And Fair
Oenone. Fair and fair, and twice so fair,
As fair as any may be;
The fairest shepherd on our green,
A love for any lady.
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George Peele

Divers Doth Use, As I Have Heard And Know
e their ladies do begin,
To mourn and wail, and never for to lin,
Hoping thereby to pease their painful woe.
And some there be, that when it chanceth so
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Sir Thomas Wyatt

Change Upon Change
Five months ago the stream did flow,
The lilies bloomed within the sedge,
And we were lingering to and fro,
Where none will track thee in this snow,
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Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Amor Vincit Omnia
Love is no more.
It died as the mind dies: the pure desire
Relinquishing the blissful form it wore,
The ample joy and clarity expire.
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Edgar Bowers

O, Time And Change, They Range And Range
O, Time and Change, they range and range
From sunshine round to thunder! -
They glance and go as the great winds blow,
And the best of our dreams drive under:
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William Ernest Henley

Poems On Time
The butterfly counts not months but moments,
and has time enough.

Time is a wealth of change,
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Rabindranath Tagore

There Is A Lady Sweet And Kind
There is a Lady sweet and kind,
Was never face so pleased my mind;
I did but see her passing by,
And yet I love her till I die.
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There Is A Lady Sweet And Kind, Thomas Ford's Music Of Sundry Kinds
THERE is a Lady sweet and kind,
Was never face so pleased my mind;
I did but see her passing by,
And yet I love her till I die.
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The Smokes Of Melancholy

Who hath e'er felt the change of love,
And known those pangs that losers prove,
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Sir Philip Sidney

The Mimic Harlequin
'I'll make believe, and fancy something strange:
I will suppose I have the power to change
And make all things unlike to what they were,
To jump through windows and fly through the air,
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Charles Lamb

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