Reference point: The verses are from Byron (1813), The Giaour; A Fragment of a Turkish Tale, a relatively well-known poem early in the nineteenth century. Excerpts of poetry frequently appear in the text of Inside Out.
author: Coffey, William A.
title: Letter to James Madison
publication-title: James Madison Papers
publisher: Library of Congress
Full text: http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/mjm.20_0525_0527