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I want to hear the chanting
Around a heathen fire
Of a strange black race.
O black and unknown bards of long ago, How came your lips to touch the sacred fire?
I thought when I was a young man that I would conquer the world with truth. I thought I would lead an army greater than Alexander ...
Like a wild stranger out of wizard-land
He dwelt a little with us, and withdrew;
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Those times I mussed his curly black hair
and touched his ten tar-fingers
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"The rugged Pyrrhus, he whose sable arms,
Black as his purpose, did the night resemble
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That time of year thou mayst in me behold
When yellow leaves, or none, or few, do hang
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The trees lay at full length, four or five feet deep, and crossing each other in all directions, all black as charcoal, but perfec ...
This burnt land was an exceedingly wild and desolate region. Judging by the weeds and sprouts, it appeared to have been burnt abou ...
In warm evenings I frequently sat in the boat playing the flute, and saw the perch, which I seem to have charmed, hovering around ...
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