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Edmund Clarence Stedman, ed. (1833–1908). A Victorian Anthology, 1837–1895. 1895.

Walter Savage Landor 1775–1864

To Sleep


COME, Sleep! but mind ye! if you come without

The little girl that struck me at the rout,

By Jove! I would not give you half-a-crown

For all your poppy-heads and all your down.