twill pass for wit; Care not for feeling — pass your proper jest, And stand a critic, hated yet caress'd. And shall we own such judgment? no— as soon Seek roses in December— ice in June; Hope constancy in wind, or corn in chaff; Believe a woman... Jones's Cabinet Edition of British Poets - Seite 91831Vollansicht
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...dramatic critics in much the same light as that in which Byron thought of reviewers when he wrote : — " As soon Seek roses in December, ice in June ; Hope...thing that's false, before You trust in critics." The head and front of the offending of the craft is, according to him, "that it does not represent...