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Sumer is icumen in,
Lhude sing cuccu! Groweth sed, and bloweth med, And springth the wude nu-- Sing cuccu!
I never rebel so much against France as not to regard Paris with a friendly eye; she has had my heart since my childhood.... I lov
How often our involuntary facial motions testify to the thoughts we were keeping secret, and betray us to those around!
Know then this truth (enough for man to know)
"Virtue alone is happiness below."
There are (I scarce can think it, but am told)
There are, to whom my satire seems too bold:
I love to pour out all my self, as plain
As downright Shippen or as old Montaigne:
P--xed by her love, or libeled by her hate.
Yes, while I live, no rich or noble knave
Shall walk the world, in credit, to his grave. ...
Satire's my weapon, but I'm too discreet
To run amuck, and tilt at all I meet;
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