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All catches alight
At the spread of spring:
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You stupefied me. We waxed,
Carnivores, late and alight
In the beaded winter. All was ominous, luminous.
The dog-wood breaks white
The pear-tree has caught
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Could beauty be beaten out,
O youth the cities have sent
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... we are apt to think it the finest era of the world when America was beginning to be discovered, when a bold sailor, even if he ...
Announced by all the trumpets of the sky,
Arrives the snow, and, driving o'er the fields,
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Announce by all the trumpets of the sky,
Arrives the snow, and, driving o'er the fields,
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Chanuka and St. Nicholas Day came almost together this year--just one day's difference. We didn't make much fuss about Chanuka: we ...
What did you do with your fear,
later? Through the years of humiliation,
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As it grew later in the afternoon, and we rowed leisurely up the gentle stream, shut in between fragrant and blooming banks, where ...
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