ante-porch quotes

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It is an old saying in the town that "most any fellow with a chaw in his jaw can sit on his front porch and spit down the chimney ...
According to fiction, the hillman is a seven-foot combination of malnutrition and hookworm, asleep on his front porch with the dog ...
The glutton castaway, the drunkard in the desert, the lecher in prison, they are the happy ones. To hunger, thirst, lust, every da ...
I press not to the quire, nor dare I greet
The holy place with my unhallowed feet;
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On starlight nights I used to pace up and down those long, cold streets, scowling at the little, sleeping houses on either side, w ...
The greatest part of each day, each year, each lifetime is made up of small, seemingly insignificant moments. Those moments may be ...
Drab Habitation of Whom?
Tabernacle or Tomb--
Or Dome of Worm--
Or Porch of Gnome--
Or some Elf's Catacomb?
as his weight wilts
and he is on a porch
...
More rapid than eagles his coursers they came,
And he whistled, and shouted, and called them by name:
...
Wild roses, at your back porch, break their blood,
And bud to test surprises of sea air,
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