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Vainlove is ill his illness is his bed

DMI number:
27336
Poem Aliases
Martial. Epigrams. Book 2. Epigram 16
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Vainlove is ill his illness is his bed
Last Line:
Let him change beds with me and he'll be well
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Epigram, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Illness, injury and Virtue / vice[vanity]
Related People
Translated from:
Martial
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Select epigrams of Martial [ECCO] [N21209]
Page No(s):
p.10
Poem Title:
Ep. XVI.
Attribution:
William Hay [from title page]
Attributed To:
William Hay