Poem Hunter
Poems
Epitaph Of La Fontaine Made By Himself
(1621 - 1695 / Champagne / France)

Epitaph Of La Fontaine Made By Himself

JOHN, as he came, so went away,
Consuming capital and pay,
Holding superfluous riches cheap;
The trick of spending time he knew,
Dividing it in portions two,
For idling one, and one for sleep.

User Rating: 2,7 / 5 ( 38 votes ) 1

Comments (1)

I love it, nice work La