I finally saw season 1 of Robin Hood (Netflix streaming!) and I admit that it was more entertaining and sweet than I previously gave it credit for.
Sir Guy of Gisborne (played by Richard Armitage) is a murderer and a manipulator, but let’s put that aside and show his romantic side in courting Marian. I think RA can’t help but humanize Guy and show some tenderness towards a woman so that he is not entirely unsympathetic.
I love the mix of fear and love on his face in the picture above.
Here are some faux poems appropriating swoony Guy talk.
Questions for Marian
Might I have the pleasure
of your company?
Are you declining
Have I not
Have you not seen
what you do to me?
My passion for you?
Will you wear the ring
For The Fairest
I no longer feel quite whole. I want
to know you. I have never
felt like this before. Hear me out, please.
in my thoughts. I hope
I please you. Don’t send me away.
to me. You mean everything to me.
Be with me. Stay—
do not go until you tell me
that you believe me. I have dreamed
of this day.