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The Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd

The Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd


by Sir Walter Ralegh

The Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd Resources



Or, what happens when you cross a graphic designer with an English major.

Fact Check

Want to learn more about Ralegh's totally fascinating life? Check out his bio!


Lucky There's a Fam-i-ly Guy

. . . because without him, we'd be deprived of this ridiculous clip of fake Stewie reading "The Nymph's Reply."

Winter is Coming

As the nymph says, so sayeth the Starks.


The Nymph's Reply to the Shepherd

There are a few textual variants, or differences, between this recording and the scholastically accepted version, but we think the speaker does a great job of making Ralegh's meter stand out.

Algy Pug

Hear an Australian take on the poem. Great name, too!



Ralegh was a pretty famous dude in his time. Lucky for us, that means there are tons of pictures of him.


The History of the World, and Then Some

Most of Ralegh's prose works are available online and for free! Hip hip hooray!

Behind Every Great Man . . .

…there is a great woman. Take a look at this book to learn more about the woman behind Sir Walter Ralegh.

Movies & TV

Live With Me and Be My Love?

For a sensationalized take on the romance between Ralegh and Queen Elizabeth, check out this Hollywood flick.

Taking the Shepherd Thing to a Whole New Level

In this TV movie from the early 1990s, a little girl meets the ghost of Sir Walter Ralegh and together they try to save her family farm. Yes, you read that correctly.

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