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The Works of the Rev. Jonathan Swift/Volume 11/From Jane Swift to Deane Swift - 1

MAY 26, 1699.

MY poor brother has lost his best friend sir William Temple, who was so fond of him whilst he lived, that he made him give up his living in this country, to stay with him at Moore Park; and promised to get him one in England. But death came in between, and has left him unprovided both of friend and living!