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Cling with life to the maid;
But when the surprise,
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Bookworm, break this sloth urbane;
A greater spirit bids thee forth
Than the gray dreams which thee detain.
On a day of burial there is no perspective--for space itself is annihilated. Your dead friend is still a fragmentary being. The da ...
Passing over the earlier Continental poets, since we are bound to the pleasant archipelago of English poetry, Chaucer's is the fir ...
How little do the most wonderful inventions of modern times detain us. They insult nature. Every machine, or particular applicatio ...
I like sometimes to take rank hold on life and spend my day more as the animals do. Perhaps I have owed to this employment and to ...
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