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Most virgins marry, just as nuns The same thing the same way renounce; Before they?ve wit to understand The bold attempt, they take in hand; Or, having stayed and lost their tides, Are out of season grown for brides.

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Butler

Butler was an English poet of the 17th century, famous for his satirical poem "Hudibras". For details see: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samuel_Butler_(poet) https://archive.org/details/poeticalbutler01butluoft/ https://archive.org/details/poeticalbutler02butluoft/

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