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Alive I'll pray till breath in prayers be lost

DMI number:
9449
Poem Aliases
Ovid. Metamorphoses. Book 9.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Alive I'll pray till breath in prayers be lost
Last Line:
And after come a kind beseeching ghost
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Fragment
Themes:
God
Related People
Author:
John Oldham
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from 'The Passion of Byblis'. Oldham (1684) I: 119-138.
Content/Publication
Title:
Familiar letters of love, gallantry, and several other occasions by the wits of the last and present age [vol I] [T64784]
Page No(s):
p.66
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Mr. Oldham has render’d it thus:
Attributed To:
John Oldham