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Follow a shadow it still flies you

DMI number:
41916
First Line:
Follow a shadow it still flies you
Last Line:
Let her alone she will court you
Poem Genre / Form:
Epigram, Extract / snippet from longer work, Joke / jest, and Quatrain aaaa
Themes:
Light[a person's shadow.], Sex / relations between the sexes, and Women / the female character
Related People
Author:
Benjamin Jonson
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
LION. Extract, with variants, from 'Song. That Women Are But Mens Shaddows'.
Content/Publication
Title:
A help to discourse [ESTC R218198]
Page No(s):
p.61
Poem Title:
[no title: embedded quotation]
Attribution:
according to the Poet
Attributed To:
Not attributed