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Yet I shall never return to the past, that attic.
But com'st a decent maid,
In Attic robe array'd,
O chaste, unboastful nymph, to thee I call!
I consider that a man's brain originally is like a little empty attic, and you have to stock it with such furniture as you choose.
A man should keep his little brain attic stocked with all the furniture that he is likely to use, and the rest he can put away in ...
Yet oh! the tempting flatness of a book,
To send it sailing out the attic window
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A darkness out of Asia that had crossed
Old Attic grace and Spartan discipline
With violence.
She always had to burn a light
Beside her attic bed at night.
The window is wide
On a crawling arch of stars, and the night
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Not to these shores she came! this other Thrace,
Environ barbarous to the royal Attic;
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It was all smoke, and no salt, Attic or other.
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