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In church your grandsire cut his throat

DMI number:
24883
First Line:
In church your grandsire cut his throat
Last Line:
To have cut his throat before he married
Poem Genre / Form:
Epigram and Quatrain aabb
Themes:
Corruption and Virtue / vice
Related People
Author:
Jonathan Swift
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Swift Poems Project, 349B
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Last Line:
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Relationship:
By the same hand as
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of select epigrams in which are many originals never before printed by the most eminent hands [T124651]
Page No(s):
p.87
Poem Title:
On the same.
Attribution:
By the same [i.e. Dean Swift]
Attributed To:
Jonathan Swift