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Give me leave to rail at you

DMI number:
25372
First Line:
Give me leave to rail at you
Last Line:
And quell the rebel in your arms
Poem Genre / Form:
Octet ababccdd, Song, and Complaint
Themes:
Love
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Author:
John Wilmot
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
'Song' ('Give me leave to rail at you') and 'Answer' ('Nothing adds to your fond fire'), with variants. Love: 'probably by Rochester'. Vieth (1968): 10-11.
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Content/Publication
Title:
Miscellanea nova et curiosa: the new and curious miscellany; to which is added a collection of poems [T73638]
Page No(s):
pp.308-309
Poem Title:
To Thirsis.
Attribution:
By the same Hand [i.e. Rochester]
Attributed To:
John Wilmot