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The circling months begin this day, To run their yearly ring, And long-breath'd time which ne'er will stay, Refits his wings, and shoots away, It round again to bring.

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Source Notes: "The New Year's Gift to Phyllis."

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Matthew Prior (July 21, 1664 September 18, 1721) was an English poet and diplomat.

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