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BOOK VIII. Ep. 35.

1 Alike in temper and in life,
2 A drunken husband, sottish wife,
3 She a scold, a bully he,
4 The devil's in't, they don't agree.

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    Title (in Source Edition): BOOK VIII. Ep. 35.
    Author: John Hoadly
    Themes: sex; relations between the sexes; fighting; conflict
    Genres: epigram; imitation; translation; paraphrase
    References: DMI 27755

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    A Collection of Poems in Six Volumes. By Several Hands. Vol. V. London: printed by J. Hughs, for R. and J. Dodsley, 1763 [1st ed. 1758], p. 287. 6v.: music; 8⁰. (ESTC T131163; OTA K104099.005)

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