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Here is no eft or mortal snake
But only sluggish duck and drake.
I once heard a woman laugh at that most tragic moment in all drama, the off-stage shot in "The Wild Duck," and I afterward had her ...
She shall get a duke, my dear,
As duck do get a drake;
And she shall have a young prince,
For her own fair sake.
Among all the emotions, the rich have the least talent for love. It is possible to love one's dog, dress or duck-shooting hat, but ...
Be mine the tomb that swallowed up Pharaoh and all his hosts; let me lie down with Drake, where he sleeps in the sea.
The captain was a duck
With a packet on his back,
And when the ship began to move
The captain said, Quack! Quack!
Will you buy any tape,
Or lace for your cape,
...
With a bending sail we glided rapidly by Tyngsborough and Chelmsford, each holding in one hand half of a tart country apple pie wh ...
Well, when you're up there and you're all alone, see, it's just you and your ship and the sky. And you don't want anybody up there ...
Then came the Lord Chamberlain with his white staff,
And all the people began to laugh;
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