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Ride a cock-horse to Banbury-Cross,
To see an old woman get up on her horse.
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Poverty was an ornament on a learned man like a red ribbon on a white horse.
Far in the night, as we were falling asleep on the bank of the Merrimack, we heard some tyro beating a drum incessantly, in prepar ...
Nelse McLeod: Faith can move mountains Milt, but it can't beat a faster draw. There's only three men I know with his kind of speed ...
Everything is being blown away;
A little horse trots with a letter in its mouth, which is read with eagerness
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The years seemed to stretch before her like the land: spring, summer, autumn, winter, spring; always the same patient fields, the ...
A man who is not with a woman is a dead man.
through the spaces of the dark
Midnight shakes the memory
As a madman shakes a dead geranium.
Reporters for tabloid newspapers beat a path to the park entrance each summer when the national convention of nudists is held, but ...
So up and down I sow them
For lads like me to find,
When I shall lie below them,
A dead man out of mind.
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