1814 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Leigh Hunt

Anonymous, "Vindication of the Title of Jemmy Hunt's Feast of the Poets" The Scourge 8 (August 1814) 154.



While toiling to get through this six-shilling stuff,
The critics all cry out — enough, sir, enough!
And even the critics must own that, at least
In such case, "ENOUGH is as good as a FEAST!"