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The rich were dull and they drank too much or they played too much backgammon. They were dull and they were repetitious. He rememb ...
That's how it all began. Looking back on it,
I wonder now if it could have been on some day
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Father Time is not always a hard parent, and, though he tarries for none of his children, often lays his hand lightly upon those w ...
Here stands the row of enormous stelæ that have furnished the date that links the Mayan calendar to ours. These stones standing g ...
Men of extraordinary success, in their honest moments, have always sung, "Not unto us, not unto us." According to the faith of the ...
To divide one's life by years is of course to tumble into a trap set by our own arithmetic. The calendar consents to carry on its ...
...I never thought of anything but a long full life with my love, but a heavy foreboding hit me about two years into this planned ...
A convention is a social pattern we have chosen to prefer over whatever the raw world simply proffers. It is a sign of the operati ...
Much poetry seems to be aware of its situation in time and of its relation to the metronome, the clock, and the calendar. ... The ...
Beneath it all, desire of oblivion runs:
Despite the artful tensions of the calendar....
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