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Though coy as Daphne chaste as infants dreams

DMI number:
14301
First Line:
Though coy as Daphne chaste as infants dreams
Last Line:
And like the flint betray an hidden fire
Poem Genre / Form:
Address, Epigram, and Quatrain aabb
Themes:
Poetry / literature / writing, Sex / relations between the sexes, and Women / the female character
Related People
Author:
John Morrice
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
See Thomas Mautner, 'An Unknown Author', Journal for Eighteenth-Century Studies Vol. 32 No. 2 (2009), 173-196, 183.
Content/Publication
Title:
Original and genuine letters sent to the Tatler and Spectator [T147412] [vol. 2]
Page No(s):
p.305
Poem Title:
To Mr. Prior.
Attribution:
R. D.
Attributed To:
Not attributed