William Wordsworth Quote

What fond and wayward thoughts will slide
Into a lover's head!
"O mercy!" to myself I cried,
"If Lucy should be dead!"


Strange Fits of Passion Have I Known, st. 7 (1799) - Lyrical Ballads (1798-1800)

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What fond and wayward thoughts will slide Into a lover's head! O mercy! to myself I cried, If Lucy should be dead!

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What fond and wayward thoughts will slide Into a lover's head! O mercy! to myself I cried, If Lucy should be dead!

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What fond and wayward thoughts will slide Into a lover's head! O mercy! to myself I cried, If Lucy should be dead!

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What fond and wayward thoughts will slide Into a lover's head! O mercy! to myself I cried, If Lucy should be dead!