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Wretched state of kings that standing high

DMI number:
15925
Poem Aliases
Dekker. Match me in London. Act 5.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Wretched state of kings that standing high
Last Line:
Their faults are marks shot at by every eye
Poem Genre / Form:
Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Advice / moral precepts and The monarchy (heads of state)
Related People
Author:
Thomas Dekker
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Bowers (1953-61): III, 335 (extract from 'Match Me in London', Act 5, Scene 1).
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