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Dylan Thomas

Dylan Marlais Thomas (27 October 1914 – 9 November 1953) was a Welsh poet and writer whose works include the poems, "Do not go gentle into that good night", "And death shall have no dominion", the "play for voices", Under Milk Wood, and stories and radio broadcasts such as A Child's Christmas in Wales and Portrait of the Artist as a Young Dog. He became popular in his lifetime, and remained popular after his death; partly due to his larger than life character, and his reputation for drinking to excess.

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    And I am dumb to tell the lover’s tomb
    How at my sheet goes the same crooked worm.
    Dylan Thomas (1914–1953)

    Don’t follow leaders
    Watch the parkin’ meters.
    —Bob Dylan [Robert Allen Zimmerman] (b. 1941)

    Thy sharp repulse, that pricketh ay so sore,
    Hath taught me to set in trifles no store,
    and scape forth, since liberty is lever.
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