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But marriage is a yoke the better still

DMI number:
39952
First Line:
But marriage is a yoke the better still
Last Line:
And never is he so free but when in chains
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Extract / snippet from longer work, Imitation / translation / paraphrase, and Satire
Themes:
Marriage and Slavery
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Translated from:
Nicolas Boileau Despréaux
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
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Tis true then you're of roaring weary grown
Last Line:
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Content/Publication
Title:
The works of Monsieur Boileau. Made English by several hands [Vol II] [T143903]
Page No(s):
p.193
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The works of Monsieur Boileau. Made English by several hands [Vol II] [T143904]
Page No(s):
p.193
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed