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use of the license does not require its own notice

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-The following license is believed to be legally equivilent to the BSD, MIT, and ISC licenses. The text of the license was first written by Alexander E Genaud in 2005 ( http://genaud.net/2005/10/poetic-license/ ). Variations such as singular 'I' vs plural 'we' and a rearrangement of the final line are common. The license itself is in the public domain, though attribution to Alex Genaud is appreciated and expected by natural moral right.
+Poetic License
+==============
+Dedicated to the public domain by Alexander E Genaud
+
+https://github.com/alexgenaud/Poetic-License
+http://genaud.net/2005/10/poetic-license/
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+The following license is believed to be legally equivalent to the BSD, MIT,
+and ISC licenses. The text of the license was first written by Alexander E
+Genaud in October, 2005 ( http://genaud.net/2005/10/poetic-license/ ),
+who hopes others will use and improve the license. Variations such as
+singular 'I' versus plural 'we' and a rearrangement of the final line are
+common. Use of the license itself does not require its own notice.
+Permission is granted hereby, to copy, share, and modify. Use as is fit,
+free or for profit. These rights, none can deny!
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Use as is fit,
free or for profit.
+ These rights, on this notice, rely.
-+ On this notice, this rights rely.
++ On this notice, these rights rely.
++ These rights, none can deny!
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