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But the monitory strain,
Oft repeated in your ears, Seems to found too much in vain,
Wins no notice, wakes no fears.
ON A SIMILAR OCCASION,
FOR THE YEAR 1792.
Felix, qui potuit rerum cognoscere causas,
THANKLESS for favours from on high,
Man thinks he fades too soon; Though 'tis his privilege to die,
Would he improve the boon..