1763 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. Charles Churchill

Anonymous, "Party Chit-Chat" British Magazine 4 (December 1763) 662.



Says one, who will pretend to say
That C—ll is not run away
To France, where fops and Jesuits dwell?
Replies a Scot — "He's gone to hell:
Clandestine too — The world he bilks,
And meanly bears the blame for W—s:
This subtle wolf, so wond'rous civil,
Is there archbishop to the d—l."