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Quotation by Andrew Marvell
Here thou art painted in the dress Of an inhuman murderess; Examining upon our hearts Thy fertile shop of cruel arts: Engines more keen than ever yet Adorned tyrant's cabinet, Of which the most tormenting are Black eyes, red lips, and curled hair.
Andrew Marvell (1621–1678), British poet. The Gallery (l. 9–16). . .
The Complete Poems [Andrew Marvell]. Elizabeth Story Donno, ed. (1972, repr. 1985) Penguin.
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