Quotation by Alexander Pope

There goes a saying, and 'twas shrewdly said,
Old fish at table, but young flesh in bed.
Alexander Pope (1688–1744), British satirical poet. Poetical Miscellanies (1709). January and May, l. 101-2.

A translation of Chaucer The Merchant's Tale, written aged sixteen or seventeen.
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