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Quotation by James Graham Marquess of Montrose
But since Thy loud-tongu'd Blood demands Supplies,
More from BriareusHands, than Argus Eyes,
I'll tune Thy Elegies to Trumpet-sounds,
And write Thy Epitaph in Blood and Wounds!
James Graham Marquess of Montrose (1612–1650), Scottish soldier. His Metrical Vow (l. 5–8). . .
Oxford Book of Scottish Verse, The. John MacQueen and Tom Scott, comps. (1966) Oxford University Press.
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