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Pay!—follow Chrift, and all is paid;

His death your peace insures;
Think on the grave where he was laid,

And calm defcend to yours.

ON A SIMILAR OCCASION,

FOR THE YEAR 1793.

De sacris autem hæc sit una sententia, ut conserventur.

Cic: DE LEG:

But let us all concur in this one fentiment, that

things facred be inviolate.

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Who trample order; and the day,

Which God afferts his own, Dishonour with unhallowed play,

And worship chance alone?

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Though duly from my hand he took

His pittance every night, He did it with a jealous look,

And, when he could, would bite.

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