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There is gold, and here
My bluest veins to kiss--a hand that kings
Have lipped, and trembled kissing.
The five kings count the dead but do not soften
The crusted wound nor stroke the brow;
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He will watch you while you work, and always has a good word to say or a quip to snap at you to keep you cheered up, but when it c ...
The differences between the youthful H.G. Wells and the mature Henry James were so basic and numerous that it seems almost miracul ...
The girl must early be impressed with the idea that she is to be "a hand, not a mouth"; a worker, and not a drone, in the great hi ...
That would be waving and that would be crying,
Crying and shouting and meaning farewell,
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No one who puts a hand to the plow and looks back is fit for the kingdom of God.
Mothers are not the nameless, faceless stereotypes who appear once a year on a greeting card with their virtues set to prose, but ...
"She's somebody's mother, boys, you know,
For all she's aged and poor and slow,
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In former times and in less complex societies, children could find their way into the adult world by watching workers and perhaps ...
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