Note by A Milnes to Person of Pope a chapter of The Life Of Pope

'Oh! a story of Mr. Pope and the Prince.

"Mr. Pope, you don't love princes?"

"Sir, I beg your pardon."

"Well, you don't love kings then?"

" Sir, I own I love the lion best before his claws are grown."'

Walpole to Mann, Sept. 13, 1741.1.

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