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For what is understood by fame,
? Would you describe Turenne or Trump? Think of a bucket or a pump. Are these too low?-then find out grander, Call my Lord Cutts a Salamander. Tis well but since we live' among
mónia 10 Poting Detractors with an evil tongueguiti dikaitkan Whio may object against the term, it is p115 Pliny shall prove what we affirm i ri “less
and we'll apply, iris ou will Pliny shall prove, and we'll apply,
.70 16:0:'1 And I'll be judgʻd by standers by,
First, then, our author has defin'ds silloi t's This reptile of the serpent kind,
So, when the war has rais'd a storm,
Further, we are by Pliny told,
So cold, that put it in the fire,
Mordanto fills the trump of fame, . !!
In journies he outrides the post, Sits up till midnight with his host, Talks politics, and gives the toast.
Knows every prince'in Europe's face, Flies like a squib from place to place, And travels not, but runs a race.
Punici From Paris gazette a-la-main,
7-3dcin This day's arriv'd; without his train, , 1:1,5; ra Mordanto in a week from Spain.
intl 1971.) A messenger comes all a-reek Mordanto at Madrid to seek:
3110c Worl: in He left the town above a week.
Mordanto gallops on alone,
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His body active as his mind, Returning sound in limb and wind, Except some leather lost behind.
A skeleton in outward figure,
So wonderful his expedition, When
have not the least suspicion, He's with you like an apparition.
Shines in all climates like a star; In senates bold, and fierce in war; A land commander, and a tar :
Heroic actions early bred in,
ON THE UNION.
(Swift's hatred to the Scottish nation led him to look upon the
Union with great resentment, as a measure degrading to England. T'he Scottish themselves hardly detested the idea more than he did; and that is saying as much as possible.]
The queen has lately lost a part
*. The motto on Queen Anne's coronation medal.-N.
Who ever yet a union saw
TO MRS BIDDY FLOYD,
[This elegant compliment led to numerous silly imitations, whick causes Swift to put a caution in Apollo's Edict to the Poets:
! With females' compounds I am cloyd,
When Cupid did his grandsire Jove entreat
i. e. Diftering in religion and law. + The following elegant Latin version of this “ Receipt" was first printed in the
sixth volume of Dryden's Miscellanies: