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We bear it calmly, though a ponderous woe,
And still adore the hand that gives the blow.
The best may slip, and the most cautious fall; He's more than mortal that ne'er err'd at all.
We live and learn, but not the wiser grow.
Heaven is not always angry when he strikes,
But most chastises those whom most he likes.
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John Pomfret was an English poet and clergyman.
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