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Why dost thou talk of dying so

DMI number:
42093
Poem Aliases
Horace. Odes. Book 2 Ode 17.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Why dost thou talk of dying so
Last Line:
For me an humble lambkin dies
Poem Genre / Form:
Alternate rhyme [ababcdcd...], Imitation / translation / paraphrase, and Ode
Themes:
Astronomy / astrology, Death, Fate / fortune / providence, and Friendship
Related People
Author:
Sir Richard Fanshawe
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
'Ode XVII. To Maecenas Sick'. Fanshawe (1652): 25-26.
Translated from:
Horace
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The poems of Horace [ESTC R712]
Page No(s):
pp.78-79
Poem Title:
Ode XVII. ... To Maecenas sick. That he will not live after him.
Attribution:
By Sir R. F.
Attributed To:
Sir Richard Fanshawe