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Ned prays that heaven may you with issue bless

DMI number:
27970
Poem Aliases
Martial. Epigrams. Book 11. Epigram 56
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Ned prays that heaven may you with issue bless
Last Line:
That he may think you did not childless die
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Epigram, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Parents and children and Virtue / vice[lying]
Content/Publication
Title:
Select epigrams of Martial [ECCO] [N21209]
Page No(s):
p.86
Poem Title:
Ep. LVI.
Attribution:
William Hay [from title page]
Attributed To:
William Hay