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FLOWER-SALUTE

FLOWER-SALUTE

THIS nosegay, ’twas I dress’d it,

Greets thee a thousand times!
Oft stoop’d I, and caress’d it,

Ah! full a thousand times,
And ‘gainst my bosom press’d it

A hundred thousand times!

1815.*



Poem FLOWER-SALUTE - Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe