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You whom your country's honours high do raise

DMI number:
27384
Poem Aliases
Martial. Epigrams. Book 4. Epigram 54
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
You whom your country's honours high do raise
Last Line:
Not one prolongs but one still cuts the thread
Poem Genre / Form:
Epigram and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Carpe diem, Fate / fortune / providence, and Patriotism / glory of the British nation
Related People
Translated from:
Martial
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Select epigrams of Martial [ECCO] [N21209]
Page No(s):
p.24
Poem Title:
Ep. LIV.
Attribution:
William Hay [from title page]
Attributed To:
William Hay