duck-legged quotes

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Here is no eft or mortal snake
But only sluggish duck and drake.
Good-bye, good luck, struck the sun and the moon,
To the fisherman lost on the land.
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And mother almost always sighs,
When father carves the duck.
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Like a long-legged fly upon the stream
His mind moves upon silence.
A man may take care of a furnace for twenty-five years and still forget to duck his head when he starts going down the cellar stai ...
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 ...
The duck fats rot in the roasting pan,
And it's over and over and all ...
O! I must tell you that I have fallen in love with a gentleman whom I have lately come acquainted with: he is about 60 or 70--has ...
Probably nature itself gave man the ability to lie so that in difficult and tense moments he could protect his nest, just as do th ...
And all to leave what with his toil he won
To that unfeathered two-legged thing, a son.
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