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Of coursers also spake they: Henry rid
Well, like most Englishmen, and loved the races;
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If this bureau had a prayer for use around horse parks, it would go something like this: Lead us not among bleeding-hearts to whom ...
Such as even poets would admit perforce
More practical than Pegasus the horse
If it could put a star back in its course.
Costs less to keep than a horse. Doesn't get sick. Doesn't eat when it doesn't work.
I never wear my best coat on a journey, though perchance I could show a certificate to prove that I have a more costly one, at lea ...
I wish, said Mr. [Fulke] Greville, men would not pretend to write of what they cannot be masters of. Another country--it is imposs ...
Anyone could lick a child all over as if it were a puppy or a kitten--but where had that thought come from? What a strange thing t ...
If I weren't reasonably placid, I don't think I could cope with this sort of life. To be a diva, you've got to be absolutely like ...
The track of a full-grown moose is like that of a cow, or larger, and of the young, like that of a calf.... Though numerous, they ...
Yet, for my part, I was never unusually squeamish; I could sometimes eat a fried rat with a good relish, if it were necessary.
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