- Rosalind's Madrigal. Lodge, Thomas // Collected Classic Poems, Lamb to Poe;2012, p1
The poem "Rosalind's Madrigal," by Thomas Lodge is presented. First Line: Love in my bosom, like a bee, Last Line: Spare not, but play thee!
- "Rosalind's Madrigal," from "Rosalind." Lodge, Thomas; Bolton, Matthew J. // Rosalind's Madrigal, from Rosalind (Rosalynde);2011, p1
In this song from the Elizabethan play "Rosalind," the title character details the ways love torments her. In an extended simile, Rosalind compares love to a bee that "my heart doth sting" (17). She threatens love with various punishments, imagining it as the boy-god Cupid who must be beaten...