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The question is whether they've reached a depth
Of desperation that would warrant poetry's
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Men of age object too much, consult too long, adventure too little, repent too soon, and seldom drive business home to the full pe ...
Young men are fitter to invent than to judge; fitter for execution than for counsel; and fitter for new projects than for settled ...
They say eyes clear with age....
So little are the Homeric heroes presented as developing or having developed, that most of them--Nestor, Agamemnon, Achilles--appe ...
A pilgrim I on earth perplext,
with sinns, with cares and sorrows vext,
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Some people say the business about the jolly fat person is a myth, that all of us chubbies are neurotic, sick, sad people. I disag ...
In the United States, it is now possible for a person eighteen years of age, female as well as male, to graduate from high school, ...
People can be lovers and enemies at the same time, you know. We were.... A man and woman draw apart from that long embrace, and se ...
Once I planned to write a book of poems entirely about the things in my pocket. But I found it would be too long; and the age of t ...
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