bark up the wrong tree quotes

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If you think it's hard to meet new people, try picking up the wrong golf ball.
Sentimentality is only sentiment that rubs you up the wrong way.
Kick up the fire, and let the flames break loose
To drive the shadows back;
Prolong the talk on this or that excuse....
Then bowed down the highest tree
unto his mother's hand;
Then she cried, "See, Joseph,
I have cherries at command."
This house was but a slight departure from the hollow tree, which the bear still inhabits,--being a hollow made with trees piled u ...
Their empty victual-wagons up the street
Over the bridge dreadfully sound and sway;
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Next we come to the bronchial buster, or the man (it is usually a man) who, being in the throes of a terrific throat and tube trou ...
The Poplar grows up straight and tall,
The Pear-tree spreads along the wall,
Cling, swing,
Spring, sing,
Swing up into the apple tree.
As when a prowling wolf,
Whom hunger drives to seek new haunt for prey,
...
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