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I'm not the man to baulk at a low smell,
I'm not the man to insist on asphodel.
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Lord Angelo is precise,
Stands at a guard with envy, scarce confesses
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Mine eye and heart are at a mortal war,
How to divide the conquest of thy sight;
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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 ...
When worse may yet befall, there's room for prayer,
But when our fortune's at its lowest ebb,
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A low man
will trade his shawl
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Whenever we awoke in the night, still eking out our dreams with half-awakened thoughts, it was not till after an interval, when th ...
Separating ourselves from the crowd, we walked up a narrow street, thence ascended by some wooden steps, called the Break-neck Sta ...
The university is no longer a quiet place to teach and do scholarly work at a measured pace and contemplate the universe. It is bi ...
I suppose it would be nice to say ... that ... I realized I was making abortion-rights history.... But the honest truth is that no ...
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