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Some natural tears he dropped but wiped them soon

DMI number:
33193
Poem Aliases
Milton. Paradise Lost. Book 12.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Fowler ed. Paradise Lost (Harlow: Longman, 1998).
First Line:
Some natural tears he dropped but wiped them soon
Last Line:
His place of rest and providence his guide
Poem Genre / Form:
Blank verse, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Imitation (in the style of...)
Themes:
Fate / fortune / providence
Related People
Author:
John Milton
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract w. variants from Paradise Lost Book 12.
Content/Publication
Title:
The Complete Art of Writing Letters [N28200]
Page No(s):
p.179
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Milton
Attributed To:
John Milton
Title:
The Complete Art of Writing Letters [T162103] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.180
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Milton
Attributed To:
John Milton