[Written On The Title Page Of A Monumental Gratitude]

by Cotton Mather

Cotton Mather

Soon as the Muse beheld these lines, She said,
The Members are preserv'd: But ah, the Head !

Poor Lads! the Storm has whirl'd your Brains around;
And all the Sense is ship-wrack'd in the SOUND.

Last updated April 01, 2023