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A cow does not know how much milk it has until the milkman starts working on it. Then it looks round in surprise and sees the pail ...
Did ye not hear it?--No; 'twas but the wind,
Or the car rattling o'er the stony street;
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Nostalgia paints a smile on the stony face of the past.
O thou undaunted daughter of desires!
By all thy dower of lights and fires;
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If there were, oh! an Hellespont of cream
Between us, milk-white mistress, I would swim
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What are the roots that clutch, what branches grow
Out of this stony rubbish?
A leaping tongue of bloom the scythe had spared
Beside a reedy brook the scythe had bared.
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Three little maids from school are we,
Pert as a school-girl well can be,
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We quaff the cup of life with eager haste without draining it, instead of which it only overflows the brim--objects press around u ...
The Indian resists curiosity by a stony silence. The Negro offers a featherbed resistance. That is, we let the probe enter, but it ...
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