Quotation by Francis Beaumont

Here the bones of birth have cried,
'Though Gods they were, as men they died'.
Francis Beaumont (1584-1616)(1584-1616), British dramatist, and William Basse (fl. C. 1602), British dramatist. Lines on the Tombs in Westminster (l. 27–28). . .

Attributed to Beaumont and to Basse Oxford Book of English Verse, The, 1250–1918. Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch, ed. (New ed., rev. and enl., 1939) Oxford University Press.
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