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As down the torrent of an angry flood

DMI number:
42338
First Line:
As down the torrent of an angry flood
Last Line:
For know that you are clay and they are brass
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Fable, and Moral
Themes:
Danger, Objects[pot; kettle.], and Politics
Related People
Author:
Charles Montagu
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
Galbraith M. Crump describes Montagu's authorship as 'likely' in POAS IV (1968): 233.
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As down the torrent of an angry flood
Last Line:
To perish by the rigour of my friend
Relationship:
Unknown
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A second collection of ... poems, satyrs, songs, &c. against popery and tyranny [ESTC R7993]
Page No(s):
p.18
Poem Title:
The Story of the Pot, and the Kettle: As it was told by Colonel T-----s, the Night before he Kist the K----s Hand.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The muses farewel to popery & slavery [ESTC R23130]
Page No(s):
pp. 161-2
Poem Title:
The Fable of the Pot and Kettle, as it | was told by Collonel Titus the Night | before he Kiss'd the Kings Hand.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed