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In every clime adored,
Jehovah, Jove, or Lord.
And deal damnation round the land.
Teach me to feel another's woe,
That mercy I to others show,
ELEGY TO THE MEMORY OF AN UNFORTUNATE LADY.
By strangers honored,and by strangers mourned.
And bear about the mockery of woe «
To midnight dances, and the public show.
THE RAPE OF THE LOCK.
Canto ii. Line 7.
Canto ii. Line 17.
The Rape of the Lock — Continued.
Canto ii. Line 27. Fair tresses man's imperial race insnare, And beauty draws us with a single hair.
Canto iii. Line 16. *
At every word a reputation dies.
Canto v. Line 34.
SATIRES AND IMITATIONS OF HORACE.
Prologue, Line 1.
Satires of Horace — Continued.
Book ii. Satire i. Line 6.
Book ii. Satire ii. Line 159. For I, who hold sage Homer's rule the best, Welcome the coming, speed the going guest."
* See the Odyssey, Book xv. line 83.
Essay on Man —Continued.
Epistle iii. Line 305.
Epistle iv. Line 1.
Reason's whole pleasure, all the joys of sense,
Lie in three words — health, peace, and competence.
* For truth has such a face and such a mien,
Hind and Panther. Diii'dex. Essay on Man — Continued,
What can ennoble sots, or slaves, or cowards?