To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time - Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Born in August 1591, Robert Herrick was the author of Hesperides; or, the Works Both Human and Divine of Robert Herrick, Esq. More Robert Herrick > sign up for poem-a-day Receive a new poem in your inbox daily.
‘To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time’ by Robert Herrick is a four stanza poem which is separated into sets of four lines, or quatrains.It was first published in 1648 in a volume titled, Hesperides. It is one of the most famous poems based on the notion of “carpe diem” or seize the day.Author: Emma Baldwin.
Dec 30, 2002 · To The Virgins, Make Much Of Time by Robert Herrick..Gather ye rosebuds while ye mayOld Time is still aflying And this same flower that smiles today. Page38%(7).
To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time "To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time" is a poem written by English Cavalier poet Robert Herrick in the 17th century. The poem is in the genre of carpe diem, Latin for seize the day. It goes as follows: Gather ye rosebuds while ye may.