Among others the poet-laureate, Southey, remonstrated with Shelley.
But would he not feel, even if no one else knew it, that he was the poet-laureate of a corporation?
Our poet-laureate must be a close observer of natural history.
It would have been ridiculous in Cromwell to appoint a poet-laureate.
But he was poet-laureate for George the First—you understand the term?'