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Not but poverty itself becomes a just subject os satyre, when it is the
consequence os vice, prodigality, or neglect of one's lawful calling ; for then it
increases the publick burden, fills the streets and high-ways with Robbers, and
the garrets with ...
No sooner was his body lifeless, but this author, re- □" viving his resentment,
libell'd the memory of his departed friend, and " what was still more heinous,
made the scandal publick." Grievous the accusation ! unknown the accuser ! the
Yes, to my Country I my pen consign, Yes, from this moment, mighty Mist! am
thine, igc And rival, Curtius ! of thy fame and zeal, O'er head and ears plunge for
the publick weal. Adieu my children ! better thus expire Un-stall'd, unfold ; thus ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - lizpatanders - LibraryThing
On the whole, I did enjoy reading this poem, although I found it very difficult to read. I've heard before that it's very hard to comprehend the first time around, and I would have to agree. Although ... Read full review