XXXI . Hìc caput adponit gremio telluris ephebus , Cui nunquàm est opibus lætior orta dies ; Sed placido adspexit nascentem lumine Musa . Et mens plena fuit Relligione loci . XXXI . Vott Gute war sein Herz und der Verstellung feind ...
XXXI . Large was his bounty , and his soul sincere ; Heaven did a recompense as largely send : He gave to Misery all he had — a tear ; He gain'd from Heaven ( ' twas all he wish'd ) a friend . | Αλλά τυγ , οίος αν ής , κακός ή.
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Reprint of what may once have been one of the most familiar poems in English from the 18th century. At a time when few could read in England, one of its most educated sons, and the companion of Horace ... Read full review