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The sea is calm to-night.
The tide is full, the moon lies fair
Upon the straits;--
Yes! in sea of life enisled,
With echoing straits between us thrown,
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Creditor. One of a tribe of savages dwelling beyond the Financial Straits and dreaded for their desolating incursions.
Extended families have never been the norm in America; the highest figure for extended-family households ever recorded in American ...
To be a tourist is to escape accountability. Errors and failings don't cling to you the way they do back home. You're able to drif ...
I hear
dire threat
everywhere;
I start
at wind
in sycamores.
He took him down below a cramping rafter,
And showed him, through a manhole in the floor,
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When I was a young girl salmon fishing with my father in the Straits of Juan de Fuca in Washington State I used to lean out over t ...
Was none who would be foremost
To lead such dire attack;
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You the rich are no whit more attractive or capable than you who were poor and struggling a few years back. But when before you pl ...
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