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My prime of youth is but a frost of cares

DMI number:
43369
First Line:
My prime of youth is but a frost of cares
Last Line:
And now I live and now my life is done
Poem Genre / Form:
Sestet ababcc, Complaint, and Confession
Themes:
Death, God, Grief / sadness / melancholy, and Hopelessness / vanity of life
Content/Publication
Title:
Reliquiae Wottonianae: or, a collection of lives, letters, poems with characters. Also additional letters to several persons [ESTC R2126]
Page No(s):
pp.395-96
Poem Title:
By Chidick Tychbourn (being young and then in the Tower) the Night before his Execution
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed