Lord John Wilmot

(1647 - 1680 / Oxfordshire / England)

Epitaph On Charles Ii - Poem by Lord John Wilmot

Here lies a great and mighty King,
Whose promise none relied on;
He never said a foolish thing,
Nor ever did a wise one.

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  • Sylvia Frances Chan (1/3/2018 7:09:00 PM)

    A tremendous brevity to be pondered upon. Excellent CLASSIC Poem, I have enjoyed. A poetic style to mine heart, for his period, he was an up-to-date poet. (Report) Reply

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  • (1/21/2016 9:10:00 AM)

    .......a write which flows nicely....an epitaph with a twist ★ (Report) Reply

  • (1/26/2015 1:48:00 AM)

    Lol (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003

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