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Amply that in her husband's eye looks lovely,—
The truest mirror that an honest wife
Can see her beauty in.
The man that lays his hand upon a woman,
Save in the way of kindness, is a wretch
Whom't were gross flattery to name a coward.
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The best way to cheer yourself is to try to cheer somebody else up.
January 28, 1770
December 7, 1804
John Tobin was a British playwright, who was for most of his life unsuccessful, but in the year of his death made a hit with The Honey Moon. Other plays were The Curfew and The School for Authors.
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