A self-penned item from Linley's anthology of settings for Shakespeare's stage.
Lyrics: William Shakespeare

Take, O take those lips away,
That so sweetly were forsworn;
And those eyes, the break of day,
Lights that do mislead the morn.
But my kisses bring again
Seals of love, but seal'd in vain.
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William Linley
(1771 - 1835)

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Take, O take those lips away

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