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he hath lost the reins

April 16, 2016

 

 

 

He that is drunken, may his mother kill
  Bigge with his sister: he hath lost the reins,
  Is outlawd by himselfe: all kinde of ill
  Did with his liquor slide into his veins.
    The drunkard forfets Man, and doth devest
    All worldly right, save what he hath by beast.

"The Church Porch"

The Temple
George Herbert, The Works of George Herbert (London: George Routledge & Co., 1854), 2.

 

Nicolas Poussin, "Bacchanal before a Statue of Pan", 1631-3

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