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Give me Champagne and fill it to the brim,

I'll toast in bumpers ev'ry lovely limb;

I'll challenge all the heroes of the skies

To show a goddess with a Craven's eyes.

Why then averse to love? Ah, leave disdain,

Discard thy fickle undeserving swain,

And pledge thy lover in the brisk Champaign.

Lord Chesterfield
'Witticisms' (1773)




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