Friday, February 12, 2010

Happy Valentine's Day

Shakespeare's 18th Sonnet
Shall I compare thee to a summer's day?
Thou art more lovely and more temperate:
Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May,
And summer's lease hath all too short a date:
Sometime too hot the eye of heaven shines,
And often is his gold complexion dimm'd;
And every fair from fair sometime declines,
By chance or nature's changing course untrimm'd;
But thy eternal summer shall not fade
Nor lose possession of that fair thou owest;
Nor shall Death brag thou wander'st in his shade,
When in eternal lines to time thou growest:
So long as men can breathe or eyes can see,
So long lives this and this gives life to thee.

Happy Valentines Day

From: My Vintage Treasures


  1. Hi: Stopped by to wish you lots of love on Valentine's Day. So glad you new treasures are selling quickly. Blessings, Martha

  2. Happy Valentine Day! Thanks so much for visiting.