Love for Love

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Language: English
Wordcount: 32,396 / 96 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 75.6
LoC Category: PN
Downloads: 877
mnybks.net#: 1820
Genres: Drama, Poetry
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d he declares, by me, he has designed
Affront to none, but frankly speaks his mind.
And should th' ensuing scenes not chance to hit,
He offers but this one excuse, 'twas writ
Before your late encouragement of wit.

EPILOGUE. Spoken, at the opening of the new house, by Mrs
Bracegirdle.

Sure Providence at first designed this place
To be the player's refuge in distress;
For still in every storm they all run hither,
As to a shed that shields 'em from the weather.
But thinking of this change which last befel us,
It's like what I have heard our poets tell us:
For when behind our scenes their suits are pleading,
To help their love, sometimes they show their reading;
And, wanting ready cash to pay for hearts,
They top their learning on us, and their parts.
Once of philosophers they told us stories,
Whom, as I think, they called--Py--Pythagories,
I'm sure 'tis some such Latin name they give 'em,
And we, who know no better, must belie

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