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How sweet I roam'd from field to field
And tasted all the summer's pride,
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No one would know except for ancient maps
That such a brook ran water. But I wonder
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The brook was thrown
Deep in a sewer dungeon under stone
In fetid darkness still to live and run....
The farmhouse lingers, though averse to square
With the new city street it has to wear
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Its bed is left a faded paper sheet
Of dead leaves stuck together by the heat
A brook to none but who remember long.
It must be the brook
Can trust itself to go by contraries
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Our life runs down in sending up the clock.
The brook runs down in sending up our life.
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"Speaking of contraries, see how the brook
In that white wave runs counter to itself.
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[John] Brough's majority is "glorious to behold." It is worth a big victory in the field. It is decisive as to the disposition of ...
Till at latest lingering of the night, indeed just as the dawn
appear'd,
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