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I never failed to convince an audience that the best thing they could do was to go away.

 
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Thomas Love Peacock
Thomas Love Peacock
  • Born: October 18, 1785
  • Died: January 23, 1866
  • Nationality: English
  • Profession: Author

Thomas Love Peacock was an English novelist, poet, and official of the East India Company. He was a close friend of Percy Bysshe Shelley and they influenced each other's work. Peacock wrote satirical novels, each with the same basic setting: characters at a table discussing and criticising the philosophical opinions of the day.

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