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But when a monarch sins it should be secret

DMI number:
20795
First Line:
But when a monarch sins it should be secret
Last Line:
But not absolves the conscience from the crime
Poem Genre / Form:
Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Virtue / vice
Related People
Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Amphitryon Act 1 Scene 1. Calif. XV (1976): 233-4 [‘That when a Monarch sins’]
Content/Publication
Title:
Thesaurus Dramaticus [II] [T134540] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.213-214
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Dr. Amp.
Attributed To:
John Dryden