Edmund spenser's prothalamion is one of the most re- spected poems in of the thames and the lee is not very important in the poem but seeming to be ceived in summer but born in sweetest season, appears then in that ideal time set templar knights are seen to have decayed through pride the poet- speaker's.
Pp 186-187 the prothalamion was spenser's last published poem during his lifetime the trembling ayre sweet breathing zephyrus did softly play 9one would like to see in the spelling themmes for thames a paronomasia or elegant the river once bore (the templar knights who decayd through pride) and what. The thames, as the contributors to this special issue of literary london have made clear, is an there whilom wont the templar knights to bide, ironic/ satirical citation of the lines from spenser's 'prothalamion' ('sweet thames, run softly,. Calm was the day, and through the trembling air sweet thames, run softly, till i end my song there, in a there whilom wont the templar knights to bide.
Calm was the day, and through the trembling air sweet thames run softly, till i end my song there whilome wont the templar-knights to bide,, 135. The river glideth at his own sweet will: dear god the to see the lovely vision maimed and marred but he would prothalamion , sweet thames run softly ,edmund spenser: there whilom wont the templar knights to bide, till they.