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Black maid complain not that I fly

DMI number:
5062
First Line:
Black maid complain not that I fly
Last Line:
And then I will bequeath my self to thee
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Lyric, and Complaint
Themes:
Sex / relations between the sexes
Related People
Author:
Henry King
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
King (1664): 6-7.
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Relationship:
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Comments:
First Line:
Black girl complain not that I fly
Last Line:
And I'll bequeath myself to thee
Relationship:
Variant Of
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The diverting post, for the entertainment of town and country [P2118]
Page No(s):
Numb. 5 (v)
Poem Title:
The boy's answer to the Blackamore maid
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed