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Come, dear children, let us away;
Down and away below!
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Lift my head, help me up,
I am bruised, bone and flesh;
chafe my white hands, my servants....
Blood has been harder to dam back than water.
Just when we think we have it impounded safe
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Our virtues are all social; if,
Deprived of solitude, you chafe,
It's clear you're not the virtuous sort.
I am sick of singing; the bays burn deep and chafe: I am fain
To rest a little from praise and grievous pleasure and pain.
Huckleberry Finn is a companion piece to Tom Sawyer, but a companion piece in reverse, a mirror image; it is the American un-succe ...
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