bower actinidia quotes

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Happy is the house that shelters a friend! It might well be built, like a festal bower or arch, to entertain him a single day. Hap ...
Sovran of beauty! like the spray she grows,
Compassed she is with thorns and cankered bower.
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Into thir inmost bower
Handed they went; and eas'd the putting off
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Lift not thy spear against the Muses' bower:
The great Emathian conqueror bid spare
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The city mouse lives in a house;--
The garden mouse lives in a bower,
The priest and bridegroom wait the bride
And dame and knight are there.
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Thy tongue
Makes Welsh as sweet as ditties highly penned,
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We had got a loaf of home-made bread, and musk and water melons for dessert. For this farmer, a clever and well-disposed man, cult ...
Nature has taken more care than the fondest parent for the education and refinement of her children. Consider the silent influence ...
Adam and Eve, according to the fable, wore the bower before other clothes. Man wanted a home, a place of warmth, or comfort, first ...
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