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The conservative assumes sickness as a necessity, and his social frame is a hospital, his total legislation is for the present dis ...
Emerson was the greater artist. His essays contain some of the most beautiful language in our literature. How Henry James could ha ...
Let us therefore brace ourselves to our duties, and so bear ourselves that if the British Empire and its Commonwealth last for a t ...
Let us therefore brace ourselves to our duty, and so bear ourselves that if the British Empire and its Commonwealth last for a tho ...
All stars stand close in summer air
And tremble, and look mild as amber;
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. . . Look! this flesh how it crumbles to dust and is blown!
These bones, how they grind in the granite of frost and are noth
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I, the restless one; the circler of circles;
Herdsman and roper of stars, who could not capture
The secret of self;
We possess the Canon because we are mortal and also rather belated. There is only so much time, and time must have a stop, while t ...
White plates and cups, clean-gleaming,
Ringed with blue lines; and feathery, faery dust;
Nothing remains.
O dear my loves, O faithless, once again
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