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And he was redy with his iren hoot,
And Nicholas amidde the ers he smoot:
For a man wins nothing better than a good wife, and then again nothing deadlier than a bad one.
If you were to offer a thirsty man all wisdom, you would not please him more than if you gave him a drink.
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