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Next hand in hand the smiling pair

DMI number:
6267
First Line:
Next hand in hand the smiling pair
Last Line:
And as he did so now she burns
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Pastoral
Themes:
Love and Sex / relations between the sexes
Related People
Author:
Aphra Behn
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Part of 'Our Cabal'. Todd (1992) I: 50, lines 125-48. Todd's text has 'does' for 'did' in the last line.
Content/Publication
Title:
Poems upon several occasions with a voyage to the island of love [ESTC R30218]
Page No(s):
pp. 39-40
Poem Title:
Mr. E. B. and Mrs. F M.
Attribution:
Collected under Behn's name.
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn
Title:
The muses mercury [P2007] [January 1708]
Page No(s):
p.9
Poem Title:
The Loves of Mirtillo and Phillis.
Attribution:
By Mrs. Behn
Attributed To:
Aphra Behn