Francis Thomas (February 3, 1799 – January 22, 1876) was a Maryland politician who served as the 26th Governor of Maryland from 1842–1844. He also served as a United States Representative from Maryland, representing at separate times the fourth, fifth, sixth, and seventh districts.
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“And all your deeds and words,
Each truth, each lie,
Die in unjudging love.”
—Dylan Thomas (19141953)
“Do not conceale no beauty grace,
Thats either in thy minde or face,
Least vertue overcome by vice,
Make men beleeve no Paradice.”
—Sir Francis Kynaston (15871642)