DPF / Marvell

PIA: from July 29, 2014. For slow-lier and slow-lier sailing through summer.

Instead of the poem about his coy mistress, here’s one from The Norton Anthology of Poetry, 4th edition, edited by Ferguson, Salter, and Stallworthy (1970). More on Marvell here:

from Bermudas / by Andrew Marvell (1621–1678)

From a small boat that rowed along,
The listening winds received this song: