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Beauty is only skin deep.

Beauty is only skin deep.

The man who has nothing to boast of but his illustrious ancestry is like the potato - the best part under ground. ---->>>


Nationality: English
Born: 1581
Birthplace: Compton Scorpion, Warwickshire, England
Die: 06-21, 2015
Occupation: Poet

Sir Thomas Overbury (baptized 1581 – 14 September 1613) was an English poet and essayist, also known for being the victim of a murder which led to a scandalous trial. His poem A Wife (also referred to as The Wife), which depicted the virtues that a young man should demand of a woman, played a large role in the events that precipitated his murder (wikipedia)