"the air that includes Ronsard's songs"

Pierre Ronsard, by François-Séraphin Delpech
Public DomainPierre Ronsard, by François-Séraphin Delpech

Pierre Ronsard (1524-1585) was a writer called "the prince of poets" by his contemporaries. His poems feature rich natural imagery and are frequently love poems addressed to women.  Examples of his verse can be found here.