"If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant:
if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome."
Anne Bradstreet was a poet in the 1600's. What makes her especially notable is that she was the first female poet of either "Puritan America or England" to be published. Anne's husband and father were both involved in the founding of Harvard...
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