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If when the breast is rent with pain

DMI number:
18828
First Line:
If when the breast is rent with pain
Last Line:
Is then most shy when most he's wanted
Poem Genre / Form:
Address, Alternate rhyme [ababcdcd...], and Quatrain abab
Themes:
Love, Poetry / literature / writing, Sex / relations between the sexes, and Theatre
Related People
Author:
Sir Charles Hanbury Williams
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
LION: with variant ending
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First Line:
If when the breast is rent with pain
Last Line:
And almost think there's nothing wanting
Relationship:
Variant Of
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A new miscellany in prose and verse by Swift, Holles St John and other eminent hands [T67058]
Page No(s):
pp.36-38
Poem Title:
Verses to Miss Woffington.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed