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These great and beautiful ships, imperceptibly rocking like waddling ducks on tranquil waters, these robust ships, with their idle ...
Where has it all gone? I remember that twenty years ago there were geese and cranes and ducks and grouse here, clouds of them!... ...
Proverbial wisdom counsels against risk and change. But sitting ducks fare worst of all.
There are various orders of beauty, causing men to make fools of themselves in various styles ... but there is one order of beauty ...
All along the backwater,
Through the rushes tall,
Ducks are a-dabbling,
Up tails all!
There are no such oysters, terrapin, or canvas-back ducks as there were in those days; the race is extinct. It is strange how thin ...
The only ones who are really grateful for the war are the wild ducks, such a lot of them in the marshes of the Rhone and so peacef ...
Many waves are there agitated by the wind, keeping nature fresh, the spray blowing in your face, reeds and rushes waving; ducks by ...
It is a country full of evergreen trees, of mossy silver birches and watery maples,... a country diversified with innumerable lake ...
The Indian said that he had got his money by hunting, mostly high up the West Branch of the Penobscot, and toward the head of the ...
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