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I beseech you not to blame me if I be desirous to strike while the iron is hot.




Edward Hoby, 1560-1617, Member of Parliament, Gentleman of Privy Chamber to James I, English Statesman & Diplomat, Dispatch to Robert Cecil, October 14, 1587

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Sir Edward Hoby was an English diplomat, Member of Parliament, scholar, and soldier during the reigns of Elizabeth I and James I. He was the son of Thomas Hoby and Elizabeth Cooke, the nephew of William Cecil, Lord Burghley, and the son-in-law of Queen Elizabeth's cousin Henry Carey, 1st Baron Hunsdon.

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