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Homer sweeps us away by the irresistible movement of lines through a whole passage to a splendid climax. What counts is the single ...
Swift while the woof is whole,
turn now my spirit, swift,
...
The refugee uncertain at the door
You make at home; deftly you steady
The drunk clambering on his undulant floor.
And I have seen long fingers that would stare
With fiery eyes, and then the eyes would crawl
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