1784 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

George Colman

Dorinda, "To George Colman, Esq." Morning Post and Daily Advertiser (2 July 1784).



Queen Sheba said to Solomon,
"I ask for nothing, but a SON."
With thee, unbrib'd, I'd gladly toy,
In hopes you'd get ANOTHER BOY.