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Alexander Pope (1688–1744).  Complete Poetical Works.  1903.
 
Epigrams and Epitaphs
From the Grub-Street Journal
VIII. Epigram (“Great G[eorge]”)
 
          The sting of this epigram was for Cibber, then Poet Laureate.

GREAT G[eorge] such servants since thou well canst lack,
Oh! save the salary, and drink the sack.
 
 
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