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Thus we fondly flatter our desires

DMI number:
14477
Poem Aliases
Drayton. Barons' Wars.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Thus we fondly flatter our desires
Last Line:
Our best conceits do prove the greatest liars
Poem Genre / Form:
Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Advice / moral precepts
Related People
Author:
Michael Drayton
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from The Barons' Wars (Book 6). Chalmers (1810) IV: 25-56.