A war is undertaken for an epigram or a distich, as in Europe for a duchy.
In this distich is another line of which Pope was not the author.
He is said to have got more by this distich than Mr. Dryden did by all his works.
Well, if had any curiosity, it would be to see the poor author of the distich.
The asyndeton in this distich is odd, given the preceding series of connectives.
The distich may be an interpolation, or at least deeply corrupted in its present form.
All the Proverbs in this selection are in the form of a distich.
Sir Charles Scarborough confessed to me that he made this distich.
Why was the chant arrested at the conclusion of this first distich?
"Your poetry, Mr. Dunquerque," said Mr. Beck, pointing to the distich with pride.