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the white-crested fillies of the surge
And the white horses of the windy plain.
As the tide crept, the land
burned with a lizard-blue
where the dark sea met the sand.
I am ashamed to see what a shallow village tale our so-called History is. How many times must we say Rome, and Paris, and Constant ...
Dwell on her graciousness, dwell on her smiling,
Do not forget what flowers
a flying open of doors, convergence
of magic objects into
A little quaker, the whole body of him trembling,
His absurd whiskers sticking out like a cartoon-mouse,
His legs bestrid the ocean; his reared arm
Crested the world; his voice was propertied
Ye say they all have passed away,
That noble race and brave;
At noon in the desert a panting lizard
waited for history, its elbows tense,
There was neither voice nor crested image,
No chorister, nor priest. There was
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