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Poem by Ben Jonson


To Doctor Empiric


When men a dangerous disease did 'scape,
Of old, they gave a cock to Aesculape.
Let me give two, that doubly am got free
From my disease's danger, and from thee.



                      Ben Jonson


Ben Jonson's other poems:
  1. Porth Ceiriad Bay
  2. So Breaks The Sun
  3. The Noble Balm
  4. On A Robbery
  5. A Hymn To God The Father


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