Friendship Poems

Friendship Poems by Shakespeare

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Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day? (Sonnet 18)

by William Shakespeare 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 […]

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Shakespeare Biography

William Shakespeare, born in Stratford-upon-Avon, but his actual birth date is unknown, although it is traditionally observed on April 23, was the son of John Shakespeare and Mary Arden. He […]

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Blow, Blow, Thou Winter Wind

By William Shakespeare Blow, Blow, thou winter wind! Thou art not so unkind As man’s ingratitude Thy tooth is not so keen Because thou art not seen. Although thy breath […]

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Sonnet 138

By William Shakespeare When my love swears that she is made of truth I do believe her though I know she lies, That she might think me some untutored youth […]

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Sonnet 33

By William Shakespeare Full many a glorious morning have I see Flatter the mountain-tops with sovereign eye, Kissing with golden face the meadows green, Gilding pale streams with heavenly alchemy; […]

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Romeo and Juliet

by William Shakespeare Act 2, Scene 2 SCENE II. Capulet’s orchard. Enter ROMEO ROMEO He jests at scars that never felt a wound. JULIET appears above at a window But, […]

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Sonnet CXVI

by William Shakespeare Let me not to the marriage of true minds Admit impediments. Love is not love, Which alters when it alteration finds, Or bends with the remover to […]

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Friendship Sonnet

by William Shakespeare When to the session of sweet silent thought I summon up remembrance of things past, I sigh the lack of many a thing I sought, And with […]

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Sonnet 30

by William Shakespeare When to the sessions of sweet silent thought I summon up remembrance of things past, I sigh the lack of many a thing I sought, And with […]

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