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As gods sometimes descend from heaven and deign

DMI number:
8238
Poem Aliases
Pope. Imitations of Waller. Of the lady who could not sleep in a stormy night.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
As gods sometimes descend from heaven and deign
Last Line:
But Serenissa must becalm the breast
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet
Themes:
Sleep and Women / the female character
Related People
Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Twickenham edition VI: 9.
Content/Publication
Title:
Poems on several occasions: by His Grace the Duke of Buckingham... And other eminent Hands. [T42637]
Page No(s):
pp.81-82
Poem Title:
Of the Lady who could not sleep in a stormy Night.
Attribution:
Verses in imitation of Waller. By a Youth of thirteen
Attributed To:
Not attributed