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NICHOLAS Rowe, Esq;
Printed for E. CURLL at the Dial and Bible
Price 4s. ; :
An EPISTLE to FLAVIA.
ic . On the Sight of two Pindarick Odes on
the Spleen and Vanity, Written by a Lady ber Friend.
"LAVIA, to you with Safety I commend
This Verse, the secret Failing of your Friend. To your good Nature I securely, trust, si sünni Who know, that to conceal, is to be just. The Muse, like wretched Maids by Love undone,
(run, From Friends, Acquaintance, and the Light would Conscious of Folly, fears attending Shame, Fears the censorious World, and Loss of Fame. Some Confidant by Chance she finds, (tho’ few Pity the Fools, whom Love or Verse undo) Whose fond Compafsion fooths her in the Sin, And sets her on to venture once again.