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So live that when thy summons comes to join
The innumerable caravan that moves
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Pater: too much graceful drapery obscures the strength of the body beneath.
No annual training or muster of soldiery, no celebration with its scarfs and banners, could import into the town a hundredth part ...
Low-anchored cloud,
Newfoundland air,
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When I consider the clouds stretched in stupendous masses across the sky, frowning with darkness or glowing with downy light, or g ...
The landscape was clothed in a mild and quiet light, in which the woods and fences checkered and partitioned it with new regularit ...
In the drawing room [of the Queen's palace] hung a Venus and Cupid by Michaelangelo, in which, instead of a bit of drapery, the pa ...
What made the drapery glisten so?
Not a man but Delacroix.
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