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As a mode of perception that often becomes a style of life, paranoia weaves around the vulnerable self or group an air-tight metap ...
We do not suspect how much our chimneys have concealed; and now air-tight stoves have come to conceal all the rest.
the bud packed
tight with its miracle swayed
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Old men who never cheated, never doubted,
Communicated monthly, sit and stare
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That air would disappear from the whole earth in time, perhaps; but long after his day. He did not know just when it had become so ...
Wild air, world-mothering air,
Nestling me everywhere,
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Into my heart an air that kills
From yon far country blows:
In every American there is an air of incorrigible innocence, which seems to conceal a diabolical cunning.
The head withdraws into its hatch (a boy's),
The engines rise to their blind laboring roar,
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A slight relax of air where cold was
And water trickles ...
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