A Quote by John Gay on doctors, losing, and women
Man may escape from rope and gun; Nay, some have outlived the doctor's pill: Who takes a woman must be undone, That basilisk is sure to kill. The fly that sips treacle is lost in the sweets, So he that tastes woman, woman, woman, He that tastes woman, ruin meets.
Source: The Beggar's Opera, 1728
Contributed by: Zaady