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The wailings of a maiden I recite

DMI number:
31218
Poem Aliases
Gay. Shepherd's Week. Wednesday.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
The wailings of a maiden I recite
Last Line:
And till tomorrow comes defers her fate
Poem Genre / Form:
Anti- / mock-pastoral, Couplet, and Pastoral
Themes:
Grief / sadness / melancholy and Love
Related People
Author:
John Gay
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Dearing and Beckwith (1974) I: 104-108.
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First Line:
Come night as dark as pitch surround my head
Last Line:
Tis hard so true a damsel dies a maid
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Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The beauties of English poesy [vol 1] [T146028] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.144-148
Poem Title:
Wednesday; or, The Dumps.
Attribution:
Mr. Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay
Title:
The beauties of English poesy [vol 1] [T146032] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.144-148
Poem Title:
Wednesday; Or, The Dumps.
Attribution:
Mr. Gay.
Attributed To:
John Gay