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F.Hayman in.et del.
CGrignion Sculp. o facred Weapon, left for Truths Defence, To all but Heaven-directed Hands denied, TheMwe may give thee, but the Gods must guide:
I Ep: 2 to 4 Saturs
FR. TOT twice a twelve-month you appear
in Print, And when it comes, the Court see nothing in't.
your reputation made:
NOTES. VER. 1. Not twice a twelve-month etc.] These two lines are from Horace; and the only lines that are so in the whole Poem; being meant to give a handle to that which follows in the character of an impertinent Censurer,
'Tis all from Horace ; etc. P. Ver. 2. the Court fee nothing in't.] He chose this expression for the sake of its elegant and satiric ambiguity. His writings abound in them.