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chop466: "Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Old Time is still a-flying: And this same flower that smiles to-day To-morrow will be dying." Robert Herrick, English lyric poet and cleric (1591-1674)

ADColeman1: New at my blog: Second installment of a Guest Post series by Charles Herrick, explaining why Robert Capa carried his D-Day films back to England himself:

gtconway3d: In essence, the Appellate Division held that while Robert Trump was entitled to a temporary restraining order against Mary Trump and her agents in light of the Fred Trump, Sr. estate litigation settlement agreement, Robert hadn’t shown that he could prove that ...

AndreMjoan: Kings and Tyrants 'Twixt kings and tyrants there's this difference known, Kings seek their subjects' good; tyrants their own. -Robert Herrick 1648

Ravi_Shekhar08: Excerpts from the poem: To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time by Robert Herrick

welfordwrites: “To Daffodils”: a poem by Robert Herrick. Click the link!

MelanieJaxn: Fair Daffodils, we weep to see You haste away so soon; As yet the early-rising sun Has not attain'd his noon. -Robert Herrick

ADColeman1: New at my blog: First installment in a Guest Post series by Charles Herrick, explaining why Robert Capa carried his D-Day films back to England himself:

RichmondLibs: Today's Richmond Read-along is from Robert Herrick, one of the most dedicated disciples of Ben Jonson, and features the mischievous Queen Mab. We are reading "The Fairies:"

jlorts: Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Old time is still a-flying; And this same flower that smiles today Tomorrow will be dying. ---Robert Herrick (1591-1674)

obillustrations: Lallage, with cow-like eyes. Edwin Austin Abbey, from Selections from the Poetry of Robert Herrick, New York, 1882

obillustrations: Delight in Disorder. Edwin Austin Abbey, from Selections from the Poetry of Robert Herrick, New York, 1882

obillustrations: Ye hag. Edwin Austin Abbey, from Selections from the Poetry of Robert Herrick, New York, 1882

obillustrations: Get up, get up for shame. Edwin Austin Abbey, from Selections from the Poetry of Robert Herrick, New York, 1882

marcia_herrick: Daughter Tweets Voters Not To Back Her Dad; He Reportedly Blames 'Marxist' Brainwashing

obillustrations: How heartsease came first. Edwin Austin Abbey, from Selections from the Poetry of Robert Herrick, New York, 1882

obillustrations: To Music. Edwin Austin Abbey, from Selections from the Poetry of Robert Herrick, New York, 1882

poetryireland: Writer Kevin MacDermott gives insight into Robert Herrick poem's 'To Daffodils' for the Behind the Lines video series. He talks about its "quiet power" and how it reminds us how fragile life is.

exitthelemming: 305 Upon Julia's Clothes by Robert Herrick

WillKaiserOrg: Gather Ye Rosebuds While Ye May is an oil painting on canvas created in 1909 by British Pre-Raphaelite artist, John William Waterhouse. It was the second of two paintings inspired by the 17th century poem "To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time" by Robert Herrick.

poetryireland: Writer Kevin MacDermott gives insight into Robert Herrick poem's 'To Daffodils' for Behind the Lines. He talks about its "quiet power" and how it reminds us how fragile life is.

may_gun: One thing I took away from HS poetry class is the adjective "circummortal", which apparently never caught on. Shakespeare invented words we use today, but apparently Robert Herrick did not.

MelanieJaxn: Humble we must be, if to heaven we go; High is the roof there, but the gate is low. -Robert Herrick

AndreMjoan: Kings and Tyrants 'Twixt kings and tyrants there's this difference known, Kings seek their subjects' good; tyrants their own. -Robert Herrick 1648

ericgarland: Mitch McConnell will rot in hell for ignoring what Robert S. Mueller III told the nation and refusing to remove this traitor from office. Mueller and his colleagues did their level best only to be betrayed. We now sit hoping for an unredacted report.

PhilbrickDeven: Of all the famous Robert poets (Duncan, Kelly, Frost, Creeley, Burns, Browning, Herrick, Graves, Hayden) Lowell is the worst

KevinMKruse: I’m sorry, what? Do you seriously think the people pulling down statues of Confederates are diehard Democratic loyalists who would draw the line at their beloved Robert Byrd?

MyWebBuddy: "Who covets more is evermore a slave." -Robert Herrick

leslieacorke: What's Happening? Upon Julia's Clothes Whenas in silks my Julia goes Then, then methinks, how sweetly flows That liquefaction of her clothes: Next, when I cast mine eyes and see That brave vibration each way free; O how that glittering, taketh me: Robert Herrick...1674

Salaudd96923799: To Daffodils by Robert Herrick in Bangla

evilpinks: Now I'm going back to my Robert herrick poem explanation

LearnToTradeFX_: To get thine ends, lay bashfulness aside; Who fears to ask, doth teach to be deny'd. -Robert Herrick

serendipitydrop: Gather ye rosebuds while ye may (Robert Herrick)

RCReed40: If you wouldn’t make a Jewish child go to Adolf Hitler high then do not make mine attend Robert E Lee high school. It’s just that simple

michaelharriot: Robert F. WIlliams had served in the marines. When he returned from WWII, he was joined the NAACP but they barely had any members because the people were afraid of the Klan. So Robert F Williams decided to do something about it. He built an army.

TelvinGriffin: That being said we now KNOW via every single General that’s served this country, via the House impeachment managers, and Robert Mueller’s report that Donald Trump is a traitor and does NOT have this country’s best interest at heart which means he’s a National security threat!

AnnWilk88393665: Before man's fall the rose was born, St. Ambrose says, without a thorn: But for man's fault was then the thorn, without the fragrant rosebud born. But ne'er the rose without the thorn (Robert Herrick 1591-1674)

ConsortChorale: We continue eating, with Allan Petker's "The Feast", Sweet Two: - The Honeycomb (Text by Robert Herrick) - On Tomato Ketchup (Anonymous Text) - Eating Song (Text by Sir Walter Raleigh)

welfordwrites: “To Daffodils”: a poem by Robert Herrick

Marja92768472: A SPARK NEGLECTED MAKES A MIGHTY FIRE. - Robert Herrick.

BeschlossDC: In his final speech tonight 1968, Robert Kennedy said, “I think we can end the divisions within the United States….We are a great country, an unselfish country and a compassionate country”:

ponder68: To get thine ends, lay bashfulness aside; Who fears to ask, doth teach to be deny'd. -Robert Herrick

CamillaRoseLive: To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time By Robert Herrick "Gather ye rose-buds while ye may, Old Time is still a-flying; And this same flower that smiles today Tomorrow will be dying."

FredrikKbg1: Thou gav'st me leave to kiss; Thou gav'st me leave to woo; Thou mad'st me think, by this And that, thou lov'dst me too. But I shall ne'er forget How, for to make thee merry, Thou mad'st me chop but yet Another snapp'd the cherry! Robert Herrick, 1591-1674

AndreMjoan: Kings and Tyrants 'Twixt kings and tyrants there's this difference known, Kings seek their subjects' good; tyrants their own. -Robert Herrick 1648

Heidi_Cuda: GREED, CORRUPTION AND FEAR: A tale of two men. Rabbit holes, shells and election interference, essentially lead to two men: Robert Mercer and Vladimir Putin. Both obsessed with Hillary Clinton—her clear-eyed knowledge of who and what they are—clearly threatened their interests.

Sarwaayna: Before man's fall the rose was born, St. Ambrose says, without the thorn; But for man's fault then was the thorn Without the fragment rose-bud born; But never the rose without the thorn.❤️ —Robert Herrick

MonikaMaz1: The town is saved by the local landlord Ernest Villiers, who creates a model hamlet (a kind of Robert Herrick fantasy land), rebuilds the ruined Priory, establishes a male religious community there and a kind of beguinage for single women, channelling their energy for charity 4/6

poetictouch: To Daffodils by Robert Herrick - Read by Hugh Dickson

salehbadrah: To Daffodils by Robert Herrick - Read by Hugh Dickson

AndreMjoan: Kings and Tyrants 'Twixt kings and tyrants there's this difference known, Kings seek their subjects' good; tyrants their own. -Robert Herrick 1648

LearnToTradeFX_: To get thine ends, lay bashfulness aside; Who fears to ask, doth teach to be deny'd. -Robert Herrick

i_vvgd: Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Old Time is still a flying; And this same flower that smiles today ,Tomorrow will be dying. -Robert Herrick 1591-1674

ancywax: “Gather ye rose-buds while ye may, Old Time is still a-flying; And this same flower that smiles today, Tomorrow will be dying.” ― Robert Herrick

Vic_Speak: “Three fatal Sisters wait upon each sin: First Fear and Shame without, then Guilt within.” —Robert Herrick

JonathanLegge2: Use of the word Slit: From Robert Herrick's Hesperides (1648) Scobble for Whoredome whips his wife, and cryes, He'll slit her nose, but blubb'ring, she replyes, Good Sir, make no more cuts i' th'outward skin, One slit's enough to let Adultry in.

abdlaziz_ghizzi: Give, if thou canst, an alms, if not afford, instead of that, a sweet and gentle word .! . Robert Herrick

levistahl: Robert Herrick.

Wynn_Wheldon: LAWES by Robert Herrick, read by Wynn Wheldon

donovanbaldwin: To Electra Robert Herrick - 1591-1674 I dare not ask to kiss, I dare not beg a smile, Lest having that, or this, I might grow proud the while. No, no, the utmost share Of my desire shall be Only to kiss the air That lately kissèd thee.

nubiergo: «Gather ye rosebuds while ye may...» Robert Herrick The Arcade Fire-Wake Up

alexwritings: Well the Edinburgh Meadows are glorious. Kind of like a peak summer day but without the crowds of people having more fun than you. I even sat on a bench for 20 seconds. The delight in disorder made be think of Robert Herrick...

faustroll: "Trees never bear unless they first do blow." ~ Robert Herrick, Hesperides, 1648 I'm lost in the polysemy of blow. Lost in blooms, blossoms. To blow, as the wind does, to be blown by the wind as blossoms are. blown open. To blow or be struck by a blow as by a rose.

VAMPlREDIVISION: the used could write to the virgins to make much of time but robert herrick couldn’t write the taste of ink

bay_art: 21+ Best Robert Herrick Poems You Must Read Right Now

Chris_Buckley: For today's Rogation Day: Dearest, bury me Under that Holy-oak, or Gospel Tree Where (though thou see'st not) thou may'st think upon Me, when you yearly go'st Procession -Robert Herrick

paprika_elf: ROBERT HERRICK (3/3) Don't act like you aren't going to Google that because I know you all are right now.

haunt_ology: "THE mellow touch of music most doth wound The soul when it doth rather sigh than sound." SOFT MUSIC. by Robert Herrick

Jialiangg02: Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Old Time is still a-flying: And this same flower that smiles to-day, To-morrow will be dying. --- Robert Herrick

paprika_elf: ROBERT HERRICK Take your selfies without delay, Your lithium ions are flying; For this same phone which seems okay, In two hours will be dying.

TheFakeNed: Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Old Time is still a flying; And these same Niners that smile today, Will very shortly be crying. --Robert Herrick (feat. TFN)

EmmaMillsLondon: A truly beautiful May poem 'Corinna’s going a Maying' by Robert Herrick

MogalShreyas: Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Old time is still a-flying. And the same flower that smiles today, Tomorrow will be dying. ~ Robert Herrick

LearnToTradeFX_: To get thine ends, lay bashfulness aside; Who fears to ask, doth teach to be deny'd. -Robert Herrick

NOWORDS20: Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, old time is still a-flying. And this same flower that smiles today, tomorrow will be dying.         Robert Herrick

gregolear: 6/ The truth of the matter is that there HAS been a lot of winning—by the good guys. By Nancy Pelosi and Adam Schiff, by Alexander Vindman and Maria Yovanovich, by Jim Comey and Robert Mueller, by Kamala Harris and Katie Porter, by you and me.

TheRightsWriter: “Everything puts on the semblance here of sorrowing” - Robert Herrick.

AndreMjoan: Kings and Tyrants 'Twixt kings and tyrants there's this difference known, Kings seek their subjects' good; tyrants their own. -Robert Herrick 1648

welfordwrites: “To Daffodils”: a poem by Robert Herrick

B_Strawbridge: Gather Ye Rosebuds While Ye May - by English Pre-Raphaelite artist, John William Waterhouse (1849 - 1917) Inspired by Robert Herrick's poem: 'Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Old Time is still a-flying; And this same flower that smiles today, Tomorrow will be dying.'

realtoadette: robert herrick and other carpe diem poets in 1648:

LooyengaPhoto: "Happy is the bride that the sun shines on." - Robert Herrick

allirivera: Gather ye rose-buds while ye may, Old Time is still a-flying; And this same flower that smiles today, Tomorrow will be dying. Robert Herrick

MelanieJaxn: Fair Daffodils, we weep to see You haste away so soon; As yet the early-rising sun Has not attain'd his noon. Stay, stay, Until the hasting day Has run But to the even-song; And, having pray'd together, we Will go with you along. -Robert Herrick

kathilatte: Upon Julia's Clothes BY ROBERT HERRICK Whenas in silks my Julia goes, Then, then (methinks) how sweetly flows That liquefaction of her clothes. Next, when I cast mine eyes, and see That brave vibration each way free, O how that glittering taketh me!

GalanaPen: Againe by Robert Herrick 17th Century Poetry

MelanieJaxn: Love's sweetest language is a kiss. ~Robert Herrick

deb_proshad: To Daffodils by Robert Herrick

claranicoll: I've finished the illustration: "Here we are all, by day; by night, we're hurled By dreams, each one, into a several world." I feel as if there are far too many punctuation marks above but I don't think Robert Herrick would use a semi-colon unless he was a confident chap.

InezTexas: “I sing of blossoms, birds and bowers, Of April, May, of June andJuly flowers. I sing of Maypoles, Hock-carts, wassails, wakes, Of bridegroom, brides & of their bridal cakes.”— Robert Herrick “Hesperides” [1648]

PoetryG2020: To Daffodils by Robert Herrick. Read by Jon from London.

kovesi1: When I’m allowed anywhere again, I’m going to get off a crowded busy train, kneel on Paddington’s polluted grubby stuffy platform, raise my arms & face to the inside of the dirty roof & recite this loudly to the uncaring crowds & noise of my beloved London. Thanks Robert Herrick.

kovesi1: Blimey - does Keats sound very much like Robert Herrick or have I gone lockdown-spare? Is there an essay on Keats’ reading of Herrick? How did I not see this before?

nevadapossum: "I sing of brooks, of blossoms, birds, and bowers: Of April, May, or June, and July flowers. I sing of Maypoles, Hock-carts, wassails, wakes, Of bridegrooms, brides, and of the bridal cakes." ~ Robert Herrick, Hesperides

QuinborneChoir: For this week's enjoyment here's 'The Succession of the Four Sweet Months', a lovely Spring poem by Robert Herrick set by Britten as one of his 'Five Flower Songs.'

artsaheard: Selected Poems by Robert Herrick A great survivor among the Cavalier poets, most of his poems were composed in a remote Devonshire parish. Even so, the body of his poetry is large and his religious vocationhardly shows in the almost innocent exhuberanceof his fine verse.

ErwinsCatHerder: "Then be not coy, but use your time; And while ye may, go marry: For having lost but once your prime, You may forever tarry." — Robert Herrick

kuharskijm1: Corinna's Going a-Maying | Robert Herrick (1591–1674)

truthonahill: Robert Herrick. Corinna‘s going a Maying

MelanieJaxn: “I sing of brooks, of blossoms, birds, and bowers: Of April, May, of June, and July-flowers. I sing of maypoles, hock-carts, wassails, wakes, Of bridegrooms, brides, and of their bridal cakes.” -Robert Herrick



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