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I praise your doggerel verse believe your lie

DMI number:
28009
Poem Aliases
Martial. Epigrams. Book 12. Epigram 40
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
I praise your doggerel verse believe your lie
Last Line:
You promise much but one more wish have I
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Epigram, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Death, Poetry / literature / writing, and Scatological humour / bodily functions
Content/Publication
Title:
Select epigrams of Martial [ECCO] [N21209]
Page No(s):
p.99
Poem Title:
Ep. XL.
Attribution:
William Hay [from title page]
Attributed To:
William Hay