Shakespeare's Sonnets: Full many a glorious morning have I seen

Sonnet 33

Original Text: 
SHAKE-SPEARES SONNETS (London: G. Eld for T. T. and sold by William Aspley, 1609): c3v.
3Kissing with golden face the meadows green;
7And from the forlorn world his visage hide
10With all triumphant splendor on my brow,
11But out alack, he was but one hour mine,


1] An extrametrical line. Back to Line
2] sov'reign] soueraine Q. Back to Line
4] heav'nly] heauenly Q. Back to Line
5] Anon permit] Soon [have I seen] permit. basest] lowest. Back to Line
6] rack] mass. Back to Line
8] to west] westward. Back to Line
9] Ev'n] Euen Q. Back to Line
12] region] high. Back to Line
13] disdain'th] disdaineth Q. Back to Line
14] stain] lose lustre, be stained. heav'n's] heauens Q. stain'th] stainteh Q. Back to Line
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RPO poem Editors: 
Ian Lancashire
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