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Slavery is no scholar, no improver; it does not love the whistle of the railroad; it does not love the newspaper, the mail-bag, a ...
He would diligently play
On the Zoetrope all day,
And blow the gay Pantechnicon all night.
Strike the concertina's melancholy string!
Blow the spirit-stirring harp like any thing!
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The great leading distinction between writing and speaking is, that more time is allowed for the one than the other, and hence dif ...
And Pity, like a naked newborn babe
Striding the blast, or heaven's cherubin, horsed
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Pity, like a naked, new-born babe
Striding the blast, or heaven's cherubins, horsed
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Blow the dust off the clock. Your watches are behind the times. Throw open the heavy curtains which are so dear to you--you do not ...
Oh! that thy love might overflow my Heart!
To fire the same with Love: for Love I would.
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Instead of the scream of a fish hawk scaring the fishes, is heard the whistle of the steam-engine, arousing a country to its progr ...
It is a country full of evergreen trees, of mossy silver birches and watery maples,... a country diversified with innumerable lake ...
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