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I've known her--from an ample nation--
Choose One--
Then--close the Valves of her attention--
Like Stone--
O, but they say the tongues of dying men
Enforce attention like deep harmony.
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For most women, the language of conversation is primarily a language of rapport: a way of establishing connections and negotiating ...
My life closed twice before its close--
Now close the windows and hush all the fields:
If the trees must, let them silently toss....
Just as soon as we notice that someone has to force himself to pay attention when dealing and talking with us, we have a valid dem ...
For government, though high, and low, and lower,
Put into parts, doth keep in one consent,
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We have scorched the snake, not killed it:
She'll close and be herself.
Have you had a close encounter recently? A close encounter with something very unusual?
In solitude we are in the presence of mere matter (even the sky, the stars, the moon, trees in blossom), things of less value (per ...
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