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With one fist clenched behind his head, heel drawn up to thigh
The cocky little ogre dozes off, ready,
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These words dropped into my childish mind as if you should accidentally drop a ring into a deep well. I did not think of them much ...
Over Sir John's hill,
The hawk on fire hangs still;
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Soon after the Indian houses came in sight, but I could not at first tell my companion which of two or three large white ones was ...
The first year was critical to my assessment of myself as a person. It forced me to realize that, like being married, having child ...
In my early life, and probably even today, it is not sufficiently understood that a child's education should include at least a ru ...
If I am fool, it is, at least, a doubting one; and I envy no one the certainty of his self-approved wisdom.
Man is born passionate of body, but with an innate though secret tendency to the love of Good in his main-spring of Mind. But God ...
The reputation of generosity is to be purchased pretty cheap; it does not depend so much upon a man's general expense, as it does ...
But wise men pierce this rotten diction and fasten words again to visible things; so that picturesque language is at once a comman ...
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