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(988)
'Let him have time to see his friends his foes, (989)

And merry fools to mock at him resort; (990)

Let him have time to mark how slow time goes (991)

In time of sorrow, and how swift and short (992)

His time of folly and his time of sport;
(993)
And ever let his unrecalling crime (994)

Have time to wail th' abusing of his time.

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