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If I place love above everything, it is because for me it is the most desperate, the most despairing state of affairs imaginable.
Lord, I fashion dark gods, too,
Daring even to give You
Dark despairing features
What's the greatest enemy of Christianity to-day? Frozen meat. In the past only members of the upper classes were thoroughly scept ...
Each dull day and each despairing act
Builds up the crags from which the spirit leaps....
Write, if you must; not otherwise. Do not write, if you can earn a fair living at teaching or dressmaking, at electricity or hod-c ...
If factory-labor is not a means of education to the operative of to-day, it is because the employer does not do his duty. It is be ...
Beside some philosophers of larger vision, Carlyle stands like an honest, half-despairing boy, grasping at some details only of th ...
Has no one said those daring
Kind eyes should be more learn'd?
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Crazed through much child-bearing
The moon is staggering in the sky;
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Oh lovely lady, morning or evening or afternoon.
Oh lovely lady, eating with or without a spoon.
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