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Do let him read the papers. But not while you accusingly tiptoe around the room, or perch much like a silent bird of prey on the e ...
"And wisdom is a butterfly
And not a gloomy bird of prey...."
Some say that ever 'gainst that season comes
Wherein our Saviour's birth is celebrated,
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Come, fill the Cup, and in the fire of Spring
Your Winter-garment of Repentance fling:
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It is not a piece of fine feminine Spitalfields silk--but is of the horrible texture of a fabric that should be woven of ships' ca ...
And God said, Let the waters generate,
Reptile with spawn abundant, living soul:
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Asceticism is the right way of thinking for those who have to extirpate their sensual drives because they are ravening beasts of p ...
At the root of all these noble races, the beast of prey, the splendid blond beast prowling greedily in search of spoils and victor ...
At the ground of all these noble races, the beast of prey, the splendid, blond beast, lustfully roving in search of spoils and vic ...
Thou shoreless flood, which in thy ebb and flow
Claspest the limits of mortality,
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