LUST POEMS

In Piccadi
Lamp-lit faces, to you
What is your starry dew ?
Gold flowers of the night blue !

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Isaac Rosenberg

Life And Death
This world is driven by two contending powers--
Love, that coerceth Heaven to dwell with dust,
And that dire pledge of Hell's self-perjured Lust--
And as we list must Heaven and Hell be ours.
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William Baylebridge

The Deep Song
From deep night I was released.

My soul is astonished in immortality,

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Georg Trakl

Ch 05 On Love And Youth Story 12
One of the ullemma had been asked that, supposing one sits with a moon-faced beauty in a private apartment, the doors being closed, companions asleep, passion inflamed, and lust raging, as the Arab says, the date is ripe and its guardian not forbidding, whether he thought the power of abstinence would cause the man to remain in safety. He replied: â??If he remains in safety from the moon-faced one, he will not remain safe from evil speakers.â??

If a man escapes from his own bad lust
He will not escape from the bad suspicions of accusers.
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Saadi Shirazi

Sonnet Cxxix
The expense of spirit in a waste of shame
Is lust in action; and till action, lust
Is perjured, murderous, bloody, full of blame,
Savage, extreme, rude, cruel, not to trust,
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William Shakespeare

The Influence Of Lust
With padded feet from out his own dark den
Comes smiling Lust, once fair and hard to
please,
But now long overworked with dabbling men,
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Leon Gellert

Sonnets Xix
TH' expense of Spirit in a waste of shame
Is lust in action; and till action, lust
Is perjured, murderous, bloody, full of blame,
Savage, extreme, rude, cruel, not to trust;
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William Shakespeare

Sonnet 129: Th' Expense Of Spirit In A Waste Of Shame
Th' expense of spirit in a waste of shame
Is lust in action; and, till action, lust
Is perjured, murderous, bloody full of blame,
Savage, extreme, rude, cruel, not to trust,
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William Shakespeare

Sonnet 129: Th’ Expense Of Spirit In A Waste Of Shame
Th' expense of spirit in a waste of shame
Is lust in action; and, till action, lust
Is perjured, murderous, bloody full of blame,
Savage, extreme, rude, cruel, not to trust,
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William Shakespeare

The Daughter Of Herodias
Matthew xiv 6-11

Vain, sinful art! who first did fit
Thy lewd loathed motions unto sounds,
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Henry Vaughan

Sexual Soup
A man so sick that the sexual soup
cannot save him -

the chicken soup of sex
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Erica Jong

The Spur
You think it horrible that lust and rage
Should dance attention upon my old age;
They were not such a plague when I was young;
What else have I to spur me into song?
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William Butler Yeats

Our Country
God grant that we shall never see
Our country slave to lust and greed;
God grant that here all men shall be
United by a common creed.
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Edgar Albert Guest

The Glance
Cold Virtue guard me, or I shall endure
From the next glance a double calenture
Of fire and lust! Two flames, two Semeles,
Dwell in those eyes, whose looser glowing rays
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Francis Beaumont

Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Maxim 39
Intellect may become captive to lust like a weak man in the hands of an artful woman.

Bid farewell to pleasure in a house
Where the shouting of a woman is loud.
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Saadi Shirazi

Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Maxim 39
Intellect may become captive to lust like a weak man in the hands of an artful woman.

Bid farewell to pleasure in a house
Where the shouting of a woman is loud.
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Saadi Shirazi

Ch 08 On Rules For Conduct In Life - Maxim 39
Intellect may become captive to lust like a weak man in the hands of an artful woman.

Bid farewell to pleasure in a house
Where the shouting of a woman is loud.
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Saadi Shirazi

The Cornfields
The cornfields rise above mankind,
Lifting white torches to the blue,
Each season not ashamed to be
Magnificently decked for you.
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Vachel Lindsay

The Piltdown Skull
What was his life, back yonder
In the dusk where time began,
This beast uncouth with the jaw of an ape
And the eye and brain of a man?-
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Don Marquis

The Wanderlust
The Wanderlust has lured me to the seven lonely seas,
Has dumped me on the tailing-piles of dearth;
The Wanderlust has haled me from the morris chairs of ease,
Has hurled me to the ends of all the earth.
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Robert William Service

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