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My plots fall short like darts which rash hands throw

DMI number:
14014
Poem Aliases
The Vestal Virgin.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
My plots fall short like darts which rash hands throw
Last Line:
Through foul paths as theirs that tread in snow
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Corruption and Politics
Related People
Author:
Sir Robert Howard
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from 'The Vestal Virgin' Act 2 Scene 1. Howard (1692).
Content/Publication
Title:
The British muse, or, a collection of thoughts moral, natural, and sublime, of our English poets: who flourished in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries. [T131617] [ecco]
Page No(s):
p.145
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Sir Robert Howard's Vestal Virgin
Attributed To:
Sir Robert Howard