Who is mary wortley?

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    Life is too short for a long story.
    —Lady Mary Wortley Montagu (1689–1762)

    Things will not mourn you, people will.
    Hawaiian saying no. 191, ‘lelo No’Eau, collected, translated, and annotated by Mary Kawena Pukui, Bishop Museum Press, Hawaii (1983)