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Matthew Prior
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Born: July 21, 1664

Died: September 18, 1721 (aged 57)

Nationality: English

Occupation: Poet

Bio: Matthew Prior was an English poet and diplomat.

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And ye, who have met with Adversity's blast, And been bow'd to the earth by its fury; To whom the Twelve Months, that have recently pass'd Were as harsh as a prejudiced jury - Still, fill to the Future! and join in our chime, The regrets of remembrance to cozen, And having obtained a New Trial of Time, Shout in hopes of a kindlier dozen.

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