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There mark what ills the scholar's life assail,
Toil, envy, want, the patron, and the gaol.
I know not whether Laws be right
Or whether Laws be wrong;
Let us have compassion for those under chastisement. Alas, who are we ourselves? Who am I and who are you? Whence do we come and i ...
As to the rout that is made about people who are ruined by extravagance, it is no matter to the nation that some individuals suffe ...
And the wild regrets, and the bloody sweats,
None knew so well as I:
It is sweet to dance to violins
When Love and Life are fair:
For his mourners will be outcast men,
And outcasts always mourn.
Yet each man kills the thing he loves,
By each let this be heard,
Like two doomed ships that pass in storm
We had crossed each other's way:
The vilest deeds like poison weeds,
Bloom well in prison-air;
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