Life is a jest, and all things show it; I thought so once, but now I know it.
John Gay (1685 - 1732)
Source: My own Epitaph.
Contributed by: Zaady
'Twas when the seas were roaring With hollow blasts of wind, A damsel lay deploring All on a rock reclined.
Source: The What D 'ye Call It, 1715
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