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I saw in Louisiana a live-oak growing,
All alone stood it and the moss hung down from the branches,
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It is said the city was spared a golden-oak period because its residents, lacking money to buy the popular atrocities of the ninet ...
Although its growth may seem to have been slow, it is to be remembered that it is not a shrub, or plant, to shoot up in the summer ...
A young man, be his merit what it will, can never raise himself; but must, like the ivy round the oak, twine himself round some ma ...
Music has charms to soothe a savage breast,
To soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.
While the hollow oak our palace is,
Our heritage the sea.
A steam ran small and terrible and shrill;
it was so still;
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Below me trees unnumbered rise,
Beautiful in various dyes:
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Alas for America as I must so often say, the ungirt, the diffuse, the profuse, procumbent, one wide ground juniper, out of which n ...
Society is an illusion to the young citizen. It lies before him in rigid repose, with certain names, men, and institutions, rooted ...
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