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Lord what is man or what his span of life

First Line:
Lord what is man or what his span of life
Last Line:
Hardly have seen when lo the phantom's fled.
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet
Themes:
Religion, Philosophical enquiry, and Death
Content/Publication
Title:
A Collection of Poems [T102660] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.95-96
Poem Title:
A Reflection upon the shortness of Human Life: Being a Paraphrase upon the two first Verses of the 14th Chap. of the Book of Job.
Attribution:
Collected under Whaley's name.