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Love and the Law single work   poetry   "They two were wedded on an April morn."
Issue Details: First known date: 1890... 1890 Love and the Law
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Tragic ballad telling the tale of a happily married couple whose love and faith is sorely tested when the wife becomes deathly ill. Eventually the two decide to drink poison together to alleviate their suffering.

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    y separately published work icon Thirty Short Poems Alexander Sutherland , Melbourne : Melville, Mullen and Slade , 1890 Z420272 1890 selected work poetry Melbourne : Melville, Mullen and Slade , 1890 pg. 147-181
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