Sinetes passions vppon his fortunes offered for an incense at the shrine of the ladies which guided his distempered thoughtes. The patrons patheticall posies, sonets, maddrigals, and rowndelayes. Together with Sinetes dompe. By Robert Parry Gent.
Parry, Robert, fl. 1540-1612.
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Sonetto. 24

THimpatient rage of fretting Ielosie,
Suspectes the winde that comes from Cupids winges,
Whose watch preuents the oportunitie,
Whose louers seeke to cure his noysome stinges:
Eche looke, a feare, infuseth to the minde,
That gauled is with such a base conceyte,
Which makes them proue to their hearts ioyes vnkinde?
When louesweete-ones, of sorrowe, sucke the teate:
Yf one but speake to doe another right,
Suspect sayth then, of smoke there commeth fier•…
His good deserts are houlden in despite?
And rancor doth his cruell fate conspire.
So Ielosie still breedeth base suspect,
Whose fruitelesse feare there owne good name dete•…t.