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Silence in truth would speak my sorrow best

DMI number:
43359
First Line:
Silence in truth would speak my sorrow best
Last Line:
And runs the rest of my remaining dust
Poem Genre / Form:
Elegy and Quatrain abab
Themes:
Death, Friendship, Grief / sadness / melancholy, and Poetry / literature / writing
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.lv-lvi
Poem Title:
Tears wept at the Grave of Sir Albertus Morton
Attribution:
Henry Wotton
Attributed To:
Sir Henry Wotton