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The thirsty earth drinks up the rain

DMI number:
42915
First Line:
The thirsty earth drinks up the rain
Last Line:
Thou man of morals tell me why
Poem Genre / Form:
Anacreontic, Couplet, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Food and drink and Nature
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Author:
Abraham Cowley
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
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