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Honest and poor faithful in word and thought

DMI number:
28349
Poem Aliases
Martial. Epigrams. Book 4. Epigram 5
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Honest and poor faithful in word and thought
Last Line:
But faith go back and keep you where you were
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Epigram, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Corruption and Virtue / vice
Content/Publication
Title:
Select epigrams of Martial [ECCO] [N21209]
Page No(s):
p.114
Poem Title:
Ep. V.
Attribution:
Cowley.
Attributed To:
Abraham Cowley