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People sometimes tell me that they prefer barbarism to civilisation. I doubt if they have given it a long enough trial. Like the p ...
Cracks and reforms and bursts in the violet air
Falling towers
Jerusalem Athens Alexandria
Vienna London
What is the city over the mountains
Cracks and reforms and bursts in the violet air
Now you rise,
a city from the sea,
What rhubarb, senna, or what purgative drug
Would scour these English hence?
... even I am growing accustomed to slavery; so much so that I cease to think of its accursed influence and calmly eat from the ha ...
Give me where to stand, and I will move the earth.
To business that we love we rise betime,
And go to't with delight.
This is not yet an Alexandrian feast.
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