Who is Matthew Prior

Matthew Prior (21 July 1664 – 18 September 1721) was an English poet and diplomat. He is also known as a contributor to The Examiner.

Early life

Prior was probably born in Middlesex. He was the son of a Nonconformist joiner at Wimborne Minster, East Dorset. His father moved to London, and sent him to Westminster School, under Dr Busby. On his father's death, he left school, and was cared for by his uncle, a vintner in Channel Row. Here Lord Dorset found him reading Horace, and set him t...
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Love 80 I Love You 80 Heart 62 Great 53 Never 49 Power 47 Dear 46 Good 46 God 44 Fate 43

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Taniel: for people who are curious how that works in maine, i talked about it to the prior secretary of maine when he was in office:
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Prior_parker: stop bullying adam matthew
Prior_parker: i looked down at my phone and back up to the stream and couldn't find matthew and went oh no
Dom_lucre: she dubs herself a "global diversity specialist" who has wide understanding on how to execute "successful business in china prior to her antifa activity, shen worked as an intern at reuters and cnn before becoming a mental health consultant. didn't cnn atlanta hq just close?
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Her Reproach
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Con the dead page as 'twere live love: press on!
Cold wisdom's words will ease thy track for thee;
Aye, go; cast off sweet ways, and leave me wan
To biting blasts that are intent on me.

But if thy object Fame's far summits be,
Whose inclines many a skeleton o'erlies
That missed both dream and substance, stop and see

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