Thomas Carew

Thomas Carew was an English poet and one of the leading members of the Cavalier Poets in the 17th-century. It was not until the 20th-century that readers and critics fully appreciated his influence. His best-known collection is Poems. Read more about Thomas Carew.

The Spring

‘The Spring’ by Thomas Carew is a poem about unrequited love in spring. The poet mourns the fact that no matter the season, his beloved does not love him. 

To my Inconstant Mistress

‘To my Inconstant Mistress’ by Thomas Carew describes the outcome of a failed relationship between the speaker and the intended listener of the poem. 

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