R.I.P. CHRISTOPHER MARLOWE
February 6, 1564 – May 30, 1593
Some claimed Kit Marlowe was a spy,
Although he had a golden tongue
Which was cut short when he was stabbed
In his right eye, not in the lung.
From Wesli Court’s Epitaphs for the Poets, by Lewis Turco, Baltimore, MD: BrickHouse Books, 2012, paperback, ISBN: 978-1-938144-01-1.