Led by my fate, one day I sought that room,
Where offic'd knaves important airs assume,
Attempt to chatter on affairs of state,
And ape each vice and folly of the great.
Mary Dawes Blackett
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Publication information: Book title: British Women Poets, 1660-1800:An Anthology. Contributors: Joyce Fullard - Editor. Publisher: Whitston. Place of publication: Troy, NY. Publication year: 1990. Page number: Not available.
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