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How can you rest where power is still alarmed

DMI number:
16928
Poem Aliases
Davenant. To the king's most sacred majesty.
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Absolute (100%)
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First Line:
How can you rest where power is still alarmed
Last Line:
Yet call it conscience when tis obstinate
Poem Genre / Form:
Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Advice / moral precepts
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Author:
Sir William Davenant
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Poem to the King's most Sacred Majesty ('Though poets mighty king such priests have been'). Works (1673): 262-271.
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