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Old Abe is much better looking than I expected & younger looking. He shook hands like a good fellow--working hard at it like a man ...
He will not idly dance at his work who has wood to cut and cord before nightfall in the short days of winter; but every stroke wil ...
A healthy man, with steady employment, as wood-chopping at fifty cents a cord, and a camp in the woods, will not be a good subject ...
it was older sure than this year's cutting,
Or even last year's or the year's before.
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The house on the edge of the serious wood
Was aware, was aware
Of why he came there....
To begin at the beginning: It is spring, moonless night in the small town, starless and bible-black, the cobblestreets silent and ...
My mother said that I never should
Play with the gypsies in the wood,
O hurry to the ragged wood, for there
I will drive all those lovers out and cry
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Like vinegar on a wound is one who sings songs to a heavy heart. Like a moth in clothing or a worm in wood, sorrow gnaws at the hu ...
For lack of wood the fire goes out, and where there is no whisperer, quarreling ceases. As charcoal is to hot embers and wood to f ...
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