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CHAPTER VIII
PURITANS AND CAVALIERS II

to express it smoothly and gracefully as if it were a whole epic. His lyrics are his best known work, especially the song, Ask Me no More.
Quite different are they in tone from those of the "complaining" lovers of Tottel's Miscellany. Carew ventures to write The Lady to Her Inconstant Servant; but in Surrey's poems the " servant " never dreamed of being inconstant. Carew knows how to appreciate beauty, but again and again he turns from a pretty face to the qualities of heart and mind. Perhaps as well known as Ask IIIe no More are the first two stanzas of Disdain Returned :

He that loves a rosy cheek,
Or a coral lip admires,
Or from star-like eyes doth seek
Fuel to maintain his fires,
As old Time makes these decay,
So his flames must waste away.

But a smooth and steadfast mind,
Gentle thoughts and calm desires,
Hearts, with equal love combined,
Kindle never-dying fires ;
Where these are not, I despise
Lovely cheeks or lips or eyes.

Sir John Suckling, 1609-1642. Sir John Suckling used to laugh at Carew for being so careful to make his poems smooth and finished ; for he himself tossed off a rhyme as lightly as one blows away a bit of thistledown. Somehow in reading the best of Suckling's poems, we can never get away from the feeling that Sir John himself is reciting them to us, and we fancy the mischievous sparkle of his eyes as he queries,

Why so pale and wan, fond lover?
Prithee, why so pale?

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