Short and Sweet by Unknown

Wise men suffer, good men grieve,
Knaves devise, and Fools believe,
Help, O Lord, send ayd unto us,
Else Knaves and Fools will quite undoe us.

From: Brome, Alexander, Rump: or An Exact collection of the choycest poems and songs relating to the late times, 1662, Henry Brome and Henry Marsh: London, p. 30.

Date: c1640

By: Unknown

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