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The pain, the calm, and the astonishment,
Desire illimitable, and still content,
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I did not know that thou wert dead before;
I did not feel the grief I did sustain;
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The astonishment of life, is, the absence of any appearance of reconciliation between the theory and the practice of life.
In every landscape, the point of astonishment is the meeting of the sky and the earth, and that is seen from the first hillock as ...
Each man, if he attempts to join himself to others, is on all sides cramped and diminished of his proportion; and the stricter the ...
'Tis a queer life, and the only humour proper to it seems quiet astonishment. Others laugh, weep, sell, or proselyte. I admire.
But, with whatever exception, it is still true that tradition characterizes the preaching of this country; that it comes out of th ...
After that came commencement day--that great day for which all other days were made. And it went. And that night I felt of myself ...
Realism, whether it be socialist or not, falls short of reality. It shrinks it, attenuates it, falsifies it; it does not take into ...
With astonishment Aschenbach noticed that the boy was entirely beautiful. His countenance, pale and gracefully reserved, was surro ...
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