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But I must write or burst my gall overflows

DMI number:
22420
First Line:
But I must write or burst my gall overflows
Last Line:
Who whispers smut to thy consenting ear
Poem Genre / Form:
Answer/reply, Couplet, and Satire
Themes:
Anger, Personal insults[attack on Pope], and Poetry / literature / writing
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Relationship:
Answer To/Answered By
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Content/Publication
Title:
Memoirs of the life and writings of Alexander Pope, esq. [ESTC T88302]
Page No(s):
p.54
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed