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Ah, like a comet through flame she moves entranced
Wrapt in her music no bird song, no, nor bough
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What do you do for your living?
Are you forgiving, giving shelter?
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Remember your creator in the days of your youth, before the days of trouble come, and the years draw near when you will say, "I ha ...
History repeats itself, but the special call of an art which has passed away is never reproduced. It is as utterly gone out of the ...
In dis world dey's many folks think dey's alive as ain't alive. Dey's alive accordin' to de whited sepulchers o' de world and dead ...
Yet oh! the tempting flatness of a book,
To send it sailing out the attic window
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The compelled mother loves her child as the caged bird sings. The song does not justify the cage nor the love the enforcement.
What bird so sings, yet so does wail?
O, 'tis the ravished nightingale!
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O, but Everyone
Was a bird; and the song was wordless; the singing will never be
done.
Light-winged Smoke, Icarian bird,
Melting thy pinions in thy upward flight,
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