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A puff of wind, a puff faint and tepid and laden with strange odours of blossoms, of aromatic wood, comes out the still night--the ...
The West is preparing to add its fables to those of the East. The valleys of the Ganges, the Nile, and the Rhine having yielded th ...
Experience has shown that the trade of the East is the key to national wealth and influence.
Language must be raked, the secrets of slaughter-houses and infamous hole that cannot front the day, must be ransacked, to tell wh ...
The children of the revolution are always ungrateful, and the revolution must be grateful that it is so.
But O, sick children of the world,
Of all the many changing things
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I climb to the tower-top and lean upon broken stone,
A mist that is like blown snow is sweeping over all,
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The trouble with us is that the ghetto of the Middle Ages and the children of the twentieth century have to live under one roof.
What shall I give my children? who are poor,
Who are adjudged the leastwise of the land,
Who are my sweetest lepers....
Cold an old predicament of the breath:
Adroit, the shapely prefaces complete,
Accept the university of death.
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