CERES
Show:
Original textModern textKey line
Haile, many-coloured Messenger, that nereHail, many-coloured messenger, that ne'erTem IV.i.76
Do'st disobey the wife of Iup iter:Dost disobey the wife of Jupiter;Tem IV.i.77
Who, with thy saffron wings, vpon my flowresWho, with thy saffron wings, upon my flowersTem IV.i.78
Diffusest hony drops, refreshing showres,Diffusest honey-drops, refreshing showers;Tem IV.i.79
And with each end of thy blew bowe do'st crowneAnd with each end of thy blue bow dost crownTem IV.i.80
My boskie acres, and my vnshrubd downe,My bosky acres and my unshrubbed down,Tem IV.i.81
Rich scarph to my proud earth: why hath thy QueeneRich scarf to my proud earth. Why hath thy queenTem IV.i.82
Summond me hither, to this short gras'd Greene?Summoned me hither to this short-grassed green?Tem IV.i.83
Tell me heauenly Bowe,Tell me, heavenly bow,Tem IV.i.86.2
If Venus or her Sonne, as thou do'st know,If Venus or her son, as thou dost know,Tem IV.i.87
Doe now attend the Queene? since they did plotDo now attend the queen? Since they did plotTem IV.i.88
The meanes, that duskie Dis, my daughter got,The means that dusky Dis my daughter got,Tem IV.i.89
Her, and her blind-Boyes scandald company,Her and her blind boy's scandalled companyTem IV.i.90
I haue forsworne.I have forsworn.Tem IV.i.91.1
Highest Queene of State,Highest queen of state,Tem IV.i.101.2
Great Iuno comes, I know her by her gateGreat Juno comes; I know her by her gait.Tem IV.i.102
Earths increase, foyzon plentie, Earth's increase, foison plenty,Tem IV.i.110
Barnes, and Garners, neuer empty. Barns and garners never empty,Tem IV.i.111
Vines, with clustring bunches growing, Vines with clust'ring bunches growing,Tem IV.i.112
Plants, with goodly burthen bowing: Plants with goodly burden bowing;Tem IV.i.113
Spring come to you at the farthest, Spring come to you at the farthestTem IV.i.114
In the very end of Haruest. In the very end of harvest.Tem IV.i.115
Scarcity and want shall shun you, Scarcity and want shall shun you,Tem IV.i.116
Ceres blessing so is on you. Ceres' blessing so is on you.Tem IV.i.117
SHAKESPEARE'S WORDS © 2018 DAVID CRYSTAL & BEN CRYSTAL