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Deep waters silent roul so grief like mine

DMI number:
44667
First Line:
Deep waters silent roul so grief like mine
Last Line:
For to make him she exhausted all her store
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Elegy, and Eulogy
Themes:
Death and Grief / sadness / melancholy
Related People
Author:
Anne Wharton [nee Lee]
Confidence:
Confident (50%)
Comments:
Barbara Smith and Ursula Appelt, eds. 'Write or be Written: Early Modern Women Poets and Cultural Constraints' (Oxford: Routledge, 2016) Identifies Mrs Wh- as Anne Wharton: 'However other contemporary editors of miscellanies were not as discreet - or perhaps anxious. Nahum Tate printed the elegy for Rochester in 1685 as 'By Mrs Wh-'
Dedicatee:
John Wilmot
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Poems by several hands on several occasions [R22319]
Page No(s):
p.392-393
Poem Title:
Elegy on the Earl of Rochester
Attribution:
By Mrs Wh-
Attributed To:
Anne Wharton [nee Lee]