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While the focus in the landscape of Old World cities was commonly government structures, churches, or the residences of rulers, th ...
I met a traveler from Arkansas
Who boasted of his state as beautiful
For diamonds and apples.
In the schoolyard,in the cloakrooms, the children boasted their
scars of dried snot;wrists and knees garnished with impetigo.
... the next war will be a war in which people not armies will suffer, and our boasted, hard-earned civilization will do us no goo ...
What was my body to me? A kind of flunkey in my service. Let but my anger wax hot, my love grow exalted, my hatred collect in me, ...
Such is the boasted chivalry of the Land of Freedom, which has left its women to strive against tradition, prejudice, conservatism ...
"Mustn't grumble" was the most English of expressions. English patience was mingled inertia and despair. What was the use? But Ame ...
It is pleasant to walk over the beds of these fresh, crisp, and rustling leaves. How beautifully they go to their graves! how gent ...
The merchants and company have long laughed at transcendentalism, higher laws, etc., crying, "None of your moonshine," as if they ...
We have heard of a Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. It is said that knowledge is power, and the like. Methinks there ...
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