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Yet those who live contents without wit

DMI number:
14343
Poem Aliases
Davenant. To the Earl of Orrery.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Yet those who live contents without wit
Last Line:
When nought but light can well resemble it
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Virtue / vice
Related People
Author:
Sir William Davenant
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Poem to the Earl of Orrery ('My lord I will hoist sail and all the wind). Works (1673): 275-286.
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