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Happy the people whose annals are vacant.
My dear parents, he said, and Mr and Mrs Micks, heroic figures, unique in the annals of cloistered fornication, filled the kitchen ...
The anarchy, assassination, and sacrilege by which the Kingdom of France has been disgraced, desolated, and polluted for some year ...
The conqueror at least; who, ere Time renders
His last award, will have the long grass grow
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I confess what chiefly interests me, in the annals of that war, is the grandeur of spirit exhibited by a few of the Indian chiefs. ...
For the most part, the town has deserved the name it wears. I find our annals marked with a uniform good sense. I find no ridiculo ...
Let not ambition mock their useful toil,
Their homely joys, and destiny obscure;
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Yonder a maid and her wight
Come whispering by:
War's annals will cloud into night
Ere their story die.
If you have writ your annals true, 'tis there
That, like an eagle in a dove-cote, I
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All the events which make the annals of the nations are but the shadows of our private experiences.
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