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They cannot want who wish not to have more

DMI number:
5950
Poem Aliases
Dryden. Secret Love.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
They cannot want who wish not to have more
Last Line:
Who ever said an anchoret was poor
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
The happy man / contentment
Related People
Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Act 3 of Dryden's Secret Love: or The Maiden Queen. Calif. IX (1967): 156.