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Quotation by A.E. Housman
Up, lad: thews that lie and cumber
Sunlit pallets never thrive;
Morns abed and daylight slumber
Were not meant for man alive.
A.E. (Alfred Edward) Housman (1859–1936), British poet. Reveille (A Shropshire Lad, XXX). . .
The Collected Poems of A. E. Housman. (1965) Henry Holt.
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