Voltaire Away Poems

  • 1.
    Abeauteous princess often may
    Languish in pleasure's season gay;
    The empty forms of haughty state
    Oft make life tedious to the great.
    ...
  • 2.
    Thelema's lively, all admire
    Her charms, but she's too full of fire;
    Impatience ever racks her breast,
    Her heart a stranger is to rest.
    ...
  • 3.
    Phillis, how much the times are changed,
    Since in a hack the town you ranged,
    Since without finery or train you shone,
    Conspicuous for your charms alone;
    ...
  • 4.
    Sacred to peace, within a wood's recess,
    A blest retreat, where courtiers never press,
    A temple stands, where art did never try
    With pompous wonders to enchant the eye;
    ...
Total 4 Away Poems by Voltaire

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