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The Rubáiyát of a Bachelor

The Rubáiyát of a Bachelor

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The Rubáiyát of a Bachelor by HELEN ROWLAND
The Rubáiyát of a Bachelor by HELEN ROWLAND

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Published by: zhbh on Mar 02, 2010
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THE.RUBAIYAT OF.A.BACHELOR[Illustration][Illustration: PROMISED TO PAY A WOMAN'S BILLS FOR LIFE.]THE.RUBAIYAT OF.A.BACHELOR[Illustration]BY HELEN ROWLANDDECORATIONS .... BY .... HAROLD .... SPEAKMANDODGE PUBLISHING COMPANYNEW YORK TOMY HUSBANDWILLIAM HILL-BRERETONTHIS LITTLE BOOK IS AFFECTIONATELYDEDICATEDWAKE! For the Spring has scattered into flightThe Vows of Lent, and bids the heart be light.Bring on the Roast, and take the Fish away!The Season calls--and Woman's eyes are bright!BEFORE the phantom of Pale Winter died,Methought the Voice of Spring within me cried,"When Hymen's rose-decked altars glow within,Why nods the laggard _Bachelor_ outside?"AND, at the Signal, I who stood beforeIn idle musing, shouted, "Say no more!You know how little while we have to Love--And Love's light Hand is knocking at the door!"NOW, the New Moon reviving old desires,The gallant Youth to Sentiment aspires;And ere he saunters forth on conquest bent,Himself, like unto Solomon, attires.[Illustration: HIS WINTER GARMENTS HUNG--WHERE, NO ONE KNOWS!]HOW blithely through the smiling throng he goes,His Winter garments hung--where, no one knows!A Symphony in radiant scarfs and hose,Wrought t'inspire a maiden's "Ah's!" and "Oh's!"

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