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O Winter ruler of the inverted year, . . . I crown thee king of intimate delights, Fireside enjoyments, home-born happiness, And all the comforts that the lowly roof Of undisturb'd Retirement, and the hours Of long uninterrupted evening, know.

William Cowper

English surgeon who discovered Cowper's gland (1666-1709) English poet who wrote hymns and poetry about nature (1731-1800)

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