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Behold! the marble f buits turn pale,
At red'ning Lenox's sad wail !

The Il Faun no more his pipe shall play;
And see! the EAGLE's anger'd eye,
Reproach the hungry passing by,
di That robb’d him of his prey!
Soft sheds the moon her tranquil beam,

+ Where still the Richmonds live, Conversing lo! the Digbys seem,

The fons of honour grieve !

Sure, sounds of sad lament arise!
Peace !--'twas alone my echoed fighs.

What deep distress that aspect wears !
That eye which once outíhone the day
With frowns like mine, bright form! array

Mine,-will I hide in tears.

THE

1 The white busts in the hall.

§ A bust of one of the dukes of Richmond of a ruddy. complexion. | A figure of a piping Faun: his instrument is broke.

The bird held by a Ganymede to the Eagle, was destroyed by the servants of the present tenant: this figure is com- i panion to the Faun ; and stands in the hall,

+ The painting gallery, adorned with the portraits of the families of the Lenox's, Digby's, and Fox's.

| The mother of the present duke of Richmond, portrayed in widow's weeds.

THE STATE SEM A N.

AN

IRREGULAR

ODE.

BUTE loves arbitrary rule,

A rule which plays the devil;
NORTH, tho' his first and fav'rite tool's

A secondary evil.
GERMAINE t'atone for former crimes,

Roars out for blood and Naughter ;
And whilst on these he rings the chimes,

Ne'er thinks of an hereafter.
Rigby and WEYMOUTH, with French claret,
Join in the chorus, “Let us war it,

“ Tho' Britain be undone !"
Whilft Jemmy Twitcher cries huzzai!
Then fings a catch, or mumbles W-Y,

Or maudlin bears his drum.

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JENKINSON creeps a go-between,
A Mifter of each cab’net scene,

A puppet mov'd by wire ;
! A running footman to the thane,
To do all jobbs-or foul, or clean-

An ev'ry thing for hire.
Fain would I SUFFOLK's name rehearse,
SUFFOLK once sung in patriot verse,

But

But here my muse must end;
For Decius like, those paltry views,
Which kings to specious patriots use,

Bid him 'call Bute his friend.

In law, one Jefferies rules alone,
For B---, on his woolpack throne,

Is mockery and pretence ;
Jefferies, who gives his sense for law,
Then whip-behold he finds a flaw,

And gives his law for sense.
To these are joined some lesser hacks,
A kind of chorus to the packs,

Whose bus'ness 'tis to rattle ;
Day puffers at Great Britain's fale,
Who now will praise, or now will rail,

Or at the levee prattle.
Protect us mighty Providence !

What would these madmen have ?
Firft they would rob us of our pence,
Deceive us without common sense,
And without power

enslave.
Shall free-born men, in humble awe,

Submit then to this shame?
Who from consent and custom draw,
The same right to be rul'd by law,

Which kings pretend to reign.

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WRITTEN SOME TIME SINCE BY DAVID GAR..

RICK, ESQ.

Here Hermes, says Jove who with nectar was,

mellow, Go fetch me some clay--- I will make an odd fel

low : Right and wrong shall be jumbled, ---much gold,

and some dross : Without cause be he pleas'd, without cause be he

cross ; Be sure as I work, to throw in contradictions, A great love of truth; yet a mind turn?d to fic

tions ; Now mix these ingredients, which warm'd in the

baking, Turn to Learning, and Gaming, Religion, and

Raking, With the love of a wench, let his writings be

chafte; Tip his tongue with strange matter, his pen with

fine taste, That the Rake and the Poet o'er all may prevail, Set fire to the head, and set fire to the tail :

For

For the joy of each sex on the world I'll bestow it: This Scholar, Rake, Christian, Dupe, Gamester,

and Poet, Thro' a mixture so odd, he shall merit great fame, And among brother mortals-be GOLDSMITH

his name! When on earth this strange meteor, no more

shall appear,

You Hermes shall fetch him,-to make us sport

here!

E P I GR. A M.

BY

THL

SAN E.

SAYS epicure Quin! should the D-1 in H-II,
In fishing for men take delight,
His hook bait with ven’son, I love it so well,
By G--d, I am sure I should bite !

QUIN's SOLILOQUY,

ON SEEING DUKE HUMPHRY AT ST. ALBAN's.

BY

THE

SAME,

A Plague on Egypt's arts, I say!
Embalm the dead! on senseless clay
VOL. II.

I'

Rich

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