VIRTUE IS SENSIBLE OF SUFFERING.
by Robert Herrick
THOUGH a wise man all pressures can sustain,
His virtue still is sensible of pain :
Large shoulders though he has, and well can bear,
He feels when packs do pinch him, and the where.
Herrick, Robert. Works of Robert Herrick. vol I.
Alfred Pollard, ed.
London, Lawrence & Bullen, 1891. 72.
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