cuckoo wasp quotes

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Repeat that, repeat,
Cuckoo, bird,
The finch, the sparrow, and the lark,
The plainsong cuckoo grey,
...
The hedge-sparrow fed the cuckoo so long
That it had its head bit off by its young.
The cuckoo is a merry bird,
He sings as he flies,
He brings us glad tidings
And tells us no lies.
The cuckoo is a lazy bird,
She never builds a nest,
She makes herself busy
By singing to the rest.
O Cuckoo! shall I call thee Bird,
Or but a wandering Voice?
Why should the generations overlap one another at all? Why cannot we be buried as eggs in neat little cells with ten or twenty tho ...
Scandal is an importunate wasp, against which we must make no movement unless we are quite sure that we can kill it; otherwise it ...
In Italy, for thirty years, under the Borgias, they had warfare, terror, murder and bloodshed. But they produced Michelangelo, Leo ...
This is the weather the cuckoo likes,
And so do I;
When showers betumble the chestnut spikes,
And nestlings fly:
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