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Time has commission mortals to impair

DMI number:
9468
First Line:
Time has commission mortals to impair
Last Line:
But things celestial is obliged to spare
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Time
Related People
Author:
Edmund Waller
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Of her Majesty on new year's day 1683 ('What revolutions in the world have been'). Chalmers (1810) VIII: 66-67.
Content/Publication
Title:
The agreeable variety. In two parts [T61602]
Page No(s):
p.155
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
From Mr. Waller
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
Title:
The agreeable variety. In two parts. [T61568]
Page No(s):
p.155
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
From Mr. Waller
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller
Title:
The agreeable variety: being a miscellaneous collection in prose and verse from the works of the most celebrated authors [T61569]
Page No(s):
p.155
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
From Mr. Waller
Attributed To:
Edmund Waller