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But the way is wide over stubble and sands,
Wider and not too wide, as a dish in space
The sands are frantic
In the hourglass. But there is time
The atoms of Democritus
And Newton's particles of light
Once this soft turf, this rivulet's sands,
Were trampled by a hurrying crowd,
The sea was wet as wet could be,
The sands were dry as dry.
This day I have sent couriers to every part of our country, to every city and village. They carry this decree. That I have set a t ...
What do we want with this vast and worthless area, of this region of savages and wild beasts, of deserts, of shifting sands and wh ...
It flows through old hushed Egypt and its sands,
Like some grave mighty thought threading a dream,
Lives of great men all remind us
We can make our lives sublime,
The tide rises, the tide falls,
The twilight darkens, the curlew calls;
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