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For lack of wood the fire goes out, and where there is no whisperer, quarreling ceases. As charcoal is to hot embers and wood to f ...
He had seen the end of an era, the sunset of the pioneer. He had come upon it when already its glory was nearly spent. So in the b ...
The laying of fish on the embers,
the taste of the fish,
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For it is a fire that, kindling its first embers in the narrow nook of a private bosom, caught from a wandering spark out of anoth ...
The embers glowing in his bosom could set the world on fire, but they cannot warm the heart of a single human being.
I stay a little longer, as one stays,
To cover up the embers that still burn.
Standing navies, as well as standing armies, serve to keep alive the spirit of war even in the meek heart of peace. In its very em ...
\'All that was, seemed as if it had been not;
And all the gazer's mind was strewn beneath
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It was, perhaps, even a more grand and desolate place for a night's lodging than the summit would have been, being in the neighbor ...
Before I finally went into winter quarters in November, I used to resort to the north- east side of Walden, which the sun, reflect ...
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