Treasure Island

Christopher Anstey

(1724-1805 / England)

On The Execution Of Mr. Coyghley For High Treason


Some wept, you say, when Coyghley was no more!
I wept, because he was not hang'd before.

Submitted: Thursday, October 07, 2010
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