Juno and Venus

Probably represent money and female influence; an early note states that some such scandal was current in regard to a judge at the time. But the annotator cannot give the name, and we may be content to dispense with it. The independence secured for the Bench by the Act of Settlement was still new; but Swift does not here refer to political influence.

Note by Henry Craik to The Author's Preface from Tale Of A Tub
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