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Apparently with no surprise
To any happy flower,
The frost beheads it at its play
The banners flashing through the trees
Make their blood dance and chain their eyes;
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And the way
Though discontinuous, and intermittent, sometimes
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Extreme patience and persistence are required,
Yet everybody succeeds at this before being handed
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The great advantages of simulation and dissimulation are three. First to lay asleep opposition and to surprise. For where a man's ...
A cow does not know how much milk it has until the milkman starts working on it. Then it looks round in surprise and sees the pail ...
Although I've risen! and my back is bold.
My tongue is brainy, choosing from among
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Myou stared at him,
And found, less to your pleasure than surprise,
He seemed to know you and expect as much.
I am going to tell you something concerning myself, which ... will I believe a little surprise you--it is, that I scarce wish for ...
We are hardly ever grateful for a fine clock or watch when it goes right, and we pay attention to it only when it falters, for the ...
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