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As though there were a tie, And obligation to posterity! We get them, bear them, breed and nurse. What has posterity done for us, That we, lest they their rights should lose, Should trust our necks to grip of noose?  - John Trumbull (poet)
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Born: April 24, 1750

Died: May 11, 1831 (aged 81)

Bio: John Trumbull was an American poet.

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