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The hand holds no chalk
And each part of the whole falls off
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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.
Thou, pallid there as chalk,
Hast kept of wounds, O Mourner, all that sum
That then from Appomattox stretched to Somme!
What are the roots that clutch, what branches grow
Out of this stony rubbish?
No matter how much faculty of idle seeing a man has, the step from knowing to doing is rarely taken. 'Tis a step out of the chalk ...
Things said for conversation are chalk eggs. Don't say things. What you are stands over you the while, and thunders so that I cann ...
Go, birds of spring: let winter have his fee;
Let a bleak paleness chalk the door,
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The Indian resists curiosity by a stony silence. The Negro offers a featherbed resistance. That is, we let the probe enter, but it ...
The father of a daughter is nothing but a high-class hostage. A father turns a stony face to his sons, berates them, shakes his an ...
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