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Builder, in building the little house,
In every way you may please yourself;
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It is an old saying in the town that "most any fellow with a chaw in his jaw can sit on his front porch and spit down the chimney ...
I change, and so do women too;
But I reflect--which women seldom do.
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How the Chimney-sweepers cry
Every blackning Church appalls,
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Now he sings of Jacky Horner,
Sitting in the chimney corner,
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No; we have been as usual asking the wrong question. It does not matter a hoot what the mockingbird on the chimney is singing.... ...
It is the consequence of this institution that not a school- house, a public pew, a bridge, a pound, a mill-dam, hath been set up, ...
Hear the soft bombs of dust
It bursts against us at the chimney mouth,
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The house had gone to bring again
To the midnight sky a sunset glow.
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We've looked and looked, but after all where are we?
Do we know any better where we are,
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