Poems by William Shakespeare

Poems by William Shakespeare

Sonnet Lxxi , by William Shakespeare

No longer mourn for me when I am dead
Then you shall hear the surly sullen bell
Give warning to...

Sonnet Lxxii , by William Shakespeare

O, lest the world should task you to recite
What merit lived in me, that you should love
Afte...

Sonnet Lxxiii , by William Shakespeare

That time of year thou mayst in me behold
When yellow leaves, or none, or few, do hang
Upon ...

Sonnet Lxxiv , by William Shakespeare

But be contented: when that fell arrest
Without all bail shall carry me away,
My life hath in ...

Sonnet Lxxix , by William Shakespeare

Whilst I alone did call upon thy aid,
My verse alone had all thy gentle grace,
But now my gra...

Sonnet Lxxv , by William Shakespeare

So are you to my thoughts as food to life,
Or as sweet-season'd showers are to the ground;
An...

Sonnet Lxxvi , by William Shakespeare

Why is my verse so barren of new pride,
So far from variation or quick change?
Why with the ti...

Sonnet Lxxvii , by William Shakespeare

Thy glass will show thee how thy beauties wear,
Thy dial how thy precious minutes waste;
The ...

Sonnet Lxxvi , by William Shakespeare

Why is my verse so barren of new pride,
So far from variation or quick change?
Why with the ti...

Sonnet Lxxvii , by William Shakespeare

O, how I faint when I of you do write,
Knowing a better spirit doth use your name,
And in th...

Sonnet Lxxviii , by William Shakespeare

Or I shall live your epitaph to make,
Or you survive when I in earth am rotten;
From hence yo...

Sonnet Lxxxii , by William Shakespeare

I grant thou wert not married to my Muse
And therefore mayst without attaint o'erlook
The dedic...

Sonnet Lxxxiii , by William Shakespeare

I never saw that you did painting need
And therefore to your fair no painting set;
I found, o...

Sonnet Lxxxiv , by William Shakespeare

Who is it that says most? Which can say more
Than this rich praise, that you alone are you?
In...

Sonnet Lxxxix , by William Shakespeare

Say that thou didst forsake me for some fault,
And I will comment upon that offence;
Speak of...