TO THE EARL OF WESTMORELAND.
by Robert Herrick
WHEN my date's done, and my grey age must die,
Nurse up, great Lord, this my posterity :
Weak though it be, long may it grow and stand,
Shored up by you, brave Earl of Westmoreland.
Herrick, Robert. Works of Robert Herrick. vol I.
Alfred Pollard, ed.
London, Lawrence & Bullen, 1891. 47.
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