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Not what we wish, but what we want,
Oh, let thy grace supply!
Oh let thy fear within me dwell,
Thy love my footsteps guide ;
That love shall vainer loves expel,
That fear all fears beside.
Oft has it been my lot to mark
A proud, conceited, talking spark.
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James Merrick was an English poet and scholar; M.A. Trinity College, Oxford, 1742: fellow, 1745: ordained, but lived in college.
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