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Actions on actions hence succeed,

Each hero's obstinately stout,

Green bags and parchment's fly about, Pleadings are drawn, and counsel feed. The parson of the place, good man!

Whofe kind and charitable heart

In human ills still bore a part, Thrice shook his head, and thus began : Neighbours and friends, refer to me

This doughty matter in dispute,

I'll soon decide th'important suit,
And finish all without a fee.
Give me the oyster then—'tis well

He opens it, and at one sup

Gulps the contefted trifle up,
And smiling gives to each a shell.
Henceforth let foolish discord cease,

Your oyster's good as e’er was eat;
I thank
you for

my dainty treat: God bless you both, and live in peace,

MORA L. Ye men of Norfolk and of Wales,

From this learn common sense: Nor thrust your neighbours into gaols

For ev'ry flight offence. Banish those vermin of debate. That

substance feed ; The knaves who now are serv'd in plate

Would starve, if fools agreed.

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