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By the roadside a hideous carrion, quivering
On a clean bed of pebbly clay,
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What progress we are making. In the Middle Ages they would have burned me. Now they are content with burning my books.
What after all
Is a halo? It's only one more thing to keep clean.
Now, you mummy's darlings, get a rift on them boots. Definitely shine 'em, my little curly-headed lambs, for in our mob, war or no ...
One who dresses in rags that have been washed clean dresses cleanly to be sure, but raggedly nonetheless.
Angel of clean sheets, do you know bedbugs?
Once in a madhouse they came like specks of cinnamon
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As in hoary winter's night stood shivering in the snow,
Surprised I was with sudden heat which made my heart to glow;
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Their time past, pulled down
cracked and flung to the fire
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Can fire be carried in the bosom without burning one's clothes? Or can one walk on hot coals without scorching the feet? So is he ...
And if any mischief follow, then thou shalt give life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot, burnin ...
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