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Speak on speak ever thus and still my grief

DMI number:
22720
Poem Aliases
Ramsay. Gentle Shepherd.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Speak on speak ever thus and still my grief
Last Line:
To sic as have the patience to be kings
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Dialect verse, Dialogue, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Pastoral
Themes:
Grief / sadness / melancholy and Love
Related People
Author:
Allan Ramsay
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from The Gentle Shepherd, Act 4 Scene 2. Works (1945-1974) II: 213-277.
Content/Publication
Title:
Memoirs of the life and writings of Alexander Pope, esq. [ESTC T88302]
Page No(s):
pp.167-168
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
"the same gentleman"
Attributed To:
Allan Ramsay