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William Stanley Braithwaite, ed. The Book of Georgian Verse. 1909.

On Catullus

Walter Savage Landor (1775–1864)

TELL me not what too well I know

About the bard of Sirmio.

Yes, in Thalia’s son

Such stains there are—as when a Grace

Sprinkles another’s laughing face

With nectar, and runs on.