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As the brain of man is the speck of dust in the universe that thinks, so the leaves--the fern and the needled pine and the lattice ...
The sucking milk from this our body sends through
jolts of light; the son, the father,
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Where the Youth pined away with desire,
And the pale Virgin shrouded in snow,
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Ah, Sun-flower, weary of time,
Who countest the steps of the Sun,
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When I am a cup
lifted up,
can you hear
echo in a seashell?
She drew back; he was calm
'It is this that had the power,'
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A girl could only see
That a flower had marred a man,
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Lovers, forget your love,
And list to the love of these,
She a window flower,
And he a winter breeze.
But the flower leaned aside
And thought of naught to say,
And morning found the breeze
A hundred miles away.
The appeal to heaven breaks off.
The petals begin to fall, in self-forgiveness.
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