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Were I laid on Greenland's Coast,
And in my Arms embrac'd my Lass;
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From an old ruined fort on Staten Island, I have loved to watch all day some vessel whose name I had read in the morning through t ...
For she walks above earth,
along the sea-coast,
and across the salt trail
of the sea-drift.
It's the old captain's dark fate
Who failed to find or force a strait
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Have we even so much as discovered and settled the shores? Let a man travel on foot along the coast ... and tell me if it looks li ...
England and France, Spain and Portugal, Gold Coast and Slave Coast, all front on this private sea; but no bark from them has ventu ...
By contrast with history, evolution is an unconscious process. Another, and perhaps a better way of putting it would be to say tha ...
The next thing his Lordship does, after clearing of the coast, is the dividing of his forces, as he calls them, into two squadrons ...
What a noble privilege is it of human reason to attain the knowledge of the supreme Being; and, from the visible works of nature, ...
Piety practised in solitude, like the flower that blooms in the desert, may give its fragrance to the winds of heaven, and delight ...
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