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A peasant past his climacteric year

DMI number:
6246
First Line:
A peasant past his climacteric year
Last Line:
Their trouble they forget and wish it gone
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Fable, and Imitation / translation / paraphrase
Themes:
Advice / moral precepts, Death, and Grief / sadness / melancholy
Related People
Translated from:
Aesop
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Delights for the ingenious [P6193] [May 1711]
Page No(s):
p.173
Poem Title:
Death and the Clown. Out of Aesop. An Imitation.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
The muses mercury [P2007] [December 1707]
Page No(s):
pp.268-269
Poem Title:
Death and the Clown. Out of Aesop. An Imitation.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed