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I saw in Louisiana a live-oak growing,
All alone stood it and the moss hung down from the branches,
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Galway is a blackguard place,
To Cork I give my curse,
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It is said the city was spared a golden-oak period because its residents, lacking money to buy the popular atrocities of the ninet ...
Although its growth may seem to have been slow, it is to be remembered that it is not a shrub, or plant, to shoot up in the summer ...
Now who could take you off to tiny life
In one room or in two rooms or in three
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A young man, be his merit what it will, can never raise himself; but must, like the ivy round the oak, twine himself round some ma ...
Music has charms to soothe a savage breast,
To soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.
While the hollow oak our palace is,
Our heritage the sea.
I can love both fair and brown;
Her whom abundance melts, and her whom want betrays;
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A steam ran small and terrible and shrill;
it was so still;
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