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(1807)
Brutus, who pluck'd the knife from Lucrece' side, (1808)

Seeing such emulation in their woe, (1809)

Began to clothe his wit in state and pride, (1810)

Burying in Lucrece' wound his folly's show. (1811)

He with the Romans was esteemed so 1811
(1812)
As silly-jeering idiots are with kings, (1813)

For sportive words and uttering foolish things:

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