birch partridge quotes

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The birch begins to crack its outer sheath
Of baby green and show the white beneath....
When Mr. Apollinax visited the United States
His laughter tinkled among the teacups.
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Commit a crime and the world is made of glass. Commit a crime, and it seems as if a coat of snow fell on the ground, such as revea ...
Rude poets of the tavern hearth,
squandering your unquoted mirth,
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"Three foggy mornings and one rainy day
Will rot the best birch fence a man can build."
Birch boughs enough piled everywhere!
All fresh and sound from the recent ax.
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Nothing will be left white but here a birch,
And there a clump of houses with a church.
Such uncorrected visions end in church
Or registrar:
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Better dressed and stacking birch,
or lost with the Faithful at Church--
anywhere, but somewhere else!
Experienced sportsmen tell us that the best moment to shoot partridges is when they rise out of the corn. It is more difficult to ...
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