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Now there was a great wind, so strong that it was splitting mountains and breaking rocks in pieces before the LORD, but the LORD w ...
Elijah passed by him, and cast his mantle upon him.
He will watch you while you work, and always has a good word to say or a quip to snap at you to keep you cheered up, but when it c ...
Freud was once asked what he thought a normal person should be able to do well. The questioner probably expected a complicated ans ...
The cold smell of potato mould, the squelch and slap
Of soggy peat, the curt cuts of an edge
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Back now to autumn, leaving the ended husk
Of summer that brought them here for Show Saturday
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At last he rose, and twitch'd his mantle blue,
Tomorrow to fresh woods and pastures new.
Great is my envy of death whose curt hard sword
Carried her whom I called my life away;
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We now demand the light artillery of the intellect; we need the curt, the condensed, the pointed, the readily diffused--in place o ...
There are a sort of men whose visages
Do cream and mantle like a standing pond,
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