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Whose Dog Are You

Whose Dog Are You?

Donald Friedman | Posted 05.18.2013 | Books
Donald Friedman

It seems Alexander Pope's bitch, Bounce, whelped a number of pups, one of which he gave to the Prince of Wales in 1736 to guard his house in Kew. The poet engraved this epigram on the collar: "I am his Highness' Dog at Kew. Pray tell me Sir, whose Dog are you?"