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When you too stoically scorn the grave

DMI number:
27971
Poem Aliases
Martial. Epigrams. Book 11. Epigram 57
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
When you too stoically scorn the grave
Last Line:
To bear afflictions is true fortitude
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Epigram, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Hopelessness / vanity of life and Philosophical enquiry
Content/Publication
Title:
Select epigrams of Martial [ECCO] [N21209]
Page No(s):
pp.86-87
Poem Title:
Ep. LVII.
Attribution:
William Hay [from title page]
Attributed To:
William Hay