becket bend quotes

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I am settled, and bend up
Each corporal agent to this terrible feat.
Therefore God also highly exalted him and gave him the name that is above every name, so that at the name of Jesus every knee shou ...
The past absconds
With our fortunes just as we were rounding a major
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Old maids, having never bent their temper or their lives to other lives and other tempers, as woman's destiny requires, have for t ...
I then went to the Parade. I saw the King. It was a glorious sight.... As a loadstone moves needles, or a storm bows the lofty oak ...
Young, and so thin, and so straight.
So straight! as if nothing could ever bend her.
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Nothing and no one can destroy the Chinese people. They are relentless survivors. They are the oldest civilized people on earth. T ...
Music has charms to soothe a savage breast,
To soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.
We near heaven's hills with this,
God's asphodels,
O stay,
stay close,
bend down.
It was easy enough
to bend them to my wish,
it was easy enough
to alter them with a touch.
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