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  • Let us sit and mock the good housewife Fortune from her wheel, that her gifts may henceforth be bestowed equally.
  • If that an eye may profit by a tongue, Then should I know you by description; Such garments, and such years: ’The boy is fair, Of female favour, and bestows himself Like a ripe sister: the woman low, And browner than her brother.’
  • ] You say, if I bring in your Rosalind, You will bestow her on Orlando here?

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  • bestow blessings upon the marriage
  • In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved.
    Franklin D. Roosevelt

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