George Crabbe Quote: “To the house of a friend…”

To the house of a friend if you’re pleased to retire, You must all things admit, you must all things admire; You must pay with observance the price of your treat, You must eat what is praised, and must praise what you eat.

George Crabbe

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Name: George Crabbe
Profession: Poet
Nationality: English
Birthday: December 24, 1754
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