Jonathan Swift (30 November 1667 – 19 October 1745 / Dublin)
A Beautiful Young Nymph Going To Bed
Corinna, Pride of Drury-Lane,
For whom no Shepherd sighs in vain;
Never did Covent Garden boast
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