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Poem by Richard Garnett


On an Inanimate Actress


Thou hast a score of parts not good,
	But two divinely shown:
Thy Daphne a true piece of wood,
	Thy Niobe a stone.

[From the Greek of Palladas.]



Richard Garnett


Richard Garnett's other poems:
  1. Written in Miles' Poets of the Century
  2. On a Certain Partership
  3. To an Author
  4. On an Incapable Person


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