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To the best character he can't afford

DMI number:
27420
Poem Aliases
Martial. Epigrams. Book 5. Epigram 28
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
To the best character he can't afford
Last Line:
I think that man whom none can please is cursed
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Epigram, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
History
Related People
Translated from:
Martial
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Select epigrams of Martial [ECCO] [N21209]
Page No(s):
p.30
Poem Title:
Ep. XXVIII.
Attribution:
William Hay [from title page]
Attributed To:
William Hay