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Love is like the wild rose-briar;
Friendship like the holly-tree.
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Now the nightingale, the pretty nightingale,
The sweetest singer in all the forest's choir,
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Over hill, over dale,
Thorough bush, thorough briar,
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And out of her bosom there grew a red rose
And out of Lord Lovel's a briar, briar, briar,
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Lord Thomas was buried in the church,
Fair Ellinor in the choir;
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... the novelist is bound by the reasonable possibilities, not the probabilities, of his culture.
The problem of the novelist who wishes to write about a man's encounter with God is how he shall make the experience--which is bot ...
At its best our age is an age of searchers and discoverers, and at its worst, an age that has domesticated despair and learned to ...
Daddy?
That's another kind of prison.
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The thirteenth fairy,
her fingers as long and thin as straws,
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