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There was a young lady of Ryde
Who was carried far out by the tide.
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The lark sitting upon his earthy bed, just as the morn
Appears, listens silent, then springing from the waving Corn-field, ...
Housework is a breeze. Cooking is a pleasant diversion. Putting up a retaining wall is a lark. But teaching is like climbing a mou ...
But the lark is so brimful of gladness and love,
The green fields below him, the blue sky above,
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In those rare days, the press was seldom known to snarl or bark,
But sweetly sang of men in pow'r, like any tuneful lark;
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Stripped of incidental ornaments, Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn are seen as the same dream dreamed twice over, the second time a ...
Looking back over a decade one sees the ideal of a university become a myth, a vision, a meadow lark among the smoke stacks. Yet p ...
If for Americans, at least, the Great War could sometimes be imagined as a brief, quasi-athletic lark, the Second War permitted no ...
My brain is dull, my sight is foul,
I cannot write a verse, or read--
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Towery city and branchy between towers;
Cuckoo-echoing, bell-swarmèd, lark-charmèd, rook-racked, river-rounded.
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