ESSAYLET TO A WOMAN (a satiric parody of patriarchal attitudes to women)

You who adore the ladies with such praise, Their hearts to gladden, their esteem to raise, Why waste your words on many a woman, Knowing that none can ever be a man? ‘Tis written in their faces like a text; ‘We are the fairer and fouler sex.’ The ‘priceless virtues’ are too scarce to meet,… Continue reading ESSAYLET TO A WOMAN (a satiric parody of patriarchal attitudes to women)