Weeping, I Wake; Waking, I Weep, I Weep.
Weeping, I wake; waking, I weep, I weep.
I weep for the future. -- Maitre d' of Chez Lui
And weep the more, because I weep in vain. -- Thomas Gray (1716-1771) -- Sonnet, On the Death of Mr.
How much better it is to weep at joy than joy a weeping. -- William Shakespeare
Why do you weep. Did you think I was immortal?" ~~ Louis XIV, King of France, d. 1715
Weep on! and as thy sorrows flow, I 'll taste the luxury of woe.
-- Thomas Moore (1779-1852) -- Anacreontic...
And if I laugh at any mortal thing, 'T is that I may not weep.
-- Lord Byron (1788-1824) -- Don Juan, Canto iv, Stanza 4...
Yes! Oh, yes! Read it and weep! In your face -- I got more chicken bone!
-- Homer Simpson When Flanders Failed...
Thrice he assay'd, and thrice in spite of scorn Tears, such as angels weep, burst forth.
-- John Milton (1608-1674) -- Paradise Lost, Book i, Line 619...
If I had thought thou couldst have died, I might not weep for thee
But I forgot, when by thy side, That thou couldst mortal be....