|C.D. Warner, et al., comp. The Library of the Worlds Best Literature.|
An Anthology in Thirty Volumes. 1917.
|Epigram on the Death of Edward Forbes|
|By Sydney Dobell (18241874)|
|NATURE, a jealous mistress, laid him low.|
| He wooed and won her; and, by love made bold,|
|She showed him more than mortal man should know|
| Then slew him lest her secret should be told.|