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A peasant becomes fond of his pig and is glad to salt away its pork. What is significant, and is so difficult for the urban strang ...
It is terrible to die of thirst on the ocean. Do you have to salt your truth so heavily that it no longer--quenches thirst?
The humblest observer who goes to the mines sees and says that gold-digging is of the character of a lottery; the gold thus obtain ...
She, O, she is fallen
Into a pit of ink, that the wide sea
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I am fairly tired--bored beyond endurance--by the world we live in, and its ideals, and am ready to say so, not violently, but kin ...
The Butte citizen's blood pressure rises and falls with the price of copper. He opposes war "and yet, when you come to think of it ...
The peace conference must not adjourn without the establishment of some ordered system of international government, backed by powe ...
Slow, slow, fresh fount, keep time with my salt tears;
Yet slower yet, oh faintly gentle springs:
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... the darkness,
Inviting to this house
Air from a field, air from a salt grave ...
Dangerous conceits are in their natures poisons,
Which at the first are scarce found to distaste,
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