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At the Denver House, a hastily erected log structure roofed and partitioned with canvas, described by Horace Greeley in 1859 as "T ...
The man whose silent days
In harmless joys are spent,
...
Seven to eleven is a huge chunk of life, full of dulling and forgetting. It is fabled that we slowly lose the gift of speech with ...
Achilles had strapped the wind
About his ankles,
He brushed rocks
The waves had flung.
He ran in armour.
Love that I bear
within my breast
how is my armour melted
how my heart:
The turtle lives 'twixt plated decks
Which practically conceal its sex.
To a surprising extent the war-lords in shining armour, the apostles of the martial virtues, tend not to die fighting when the tim ...
The glories of our blood and state
Are shadows, not substantial things;
...
What more is to love than I have loved?
And if there be nothing more, O bright, O bright,
...
How does one stand
To behold the sublime,
To confront the mockers,
The mickey mockers
And plated pairs?
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