Treasure Island

Anne Kingsmill Finch

(April 1661 - 5 August 1720 / Sydmonton, Hampshire)

Poems of Anne Kingsmill Finch

21. Cupid And Folly 1/1/2004
22. Democritus And His Neighbors 4/16/2010
23. Enquiry After Peace 4/16/2010
24. Fanscomb Barn 4/16/2010
25. For the Better 1/1/2004
26. Fragment 4/16/2010
27. Fragment at Tunbridge-Wells 1/1/2004
28. Friendship Between Ephelia And Ardelia 1/1/2004
29. From The First Act Of The Aminta Of Tasso 1/1/2004
30. Glass 1/1/2004
31. Hope 1/1/2004
32. In Praise Of Writing Letters 1/1/2004
33. Jealousy 1/1/2004
34. Jupiter And The Farmer 4/16/2010
35. La Passion Vaincue 1/1/2004
36. Life's Progress 1/1/2004
37. Love, Death, And Reputation 4/16/2010
38. Man's Injustice Towards Providence 1/1/2004
39. Mercury And The Elephant 4/16/2010
40. Moral Song 1/1/2004

To Death

O King of Terrors, whose unbounded Sway
All that have Life, must certainly Obey;
The King, the Priest, the Prophet, all are Thine,
Nor wou'd ev'n God (in Flesh) thy Stroke decline.
My Name is on thy Roll, and sure I must
Encrease thy gloomy Kingdom in the Dust.
My soul at this no Apprehension feels,
But trembles at thy Swords, thy Racks, thy Wheels;
Thy scorching Fevers, which distract the Sense,

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