This is so beautiful. There were tears in eyes almost from the beginning. Written by Henry Scott Holland - 27 January 1847 – 17 March 1918 - who was Regius Professor of Divinity at the University of Oxford
Before you leave, please know this; I'd rather be the girl whose name dies at your lips every time you try to speak of me, than a girl you tell stories about at partiea. What I'm saying is this, darling. I'd rather be your absinthe, than your cup of tea.