european cuckoo quotes

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Repeat that, repeat,
Cuckoo, bird,
We owe it, therefore, to candor and to the amicable relations existing between the United States and those powers to declare that ...
Nihilism as a symptom that the losers have no more consolation: that they destroy in order to be destroyed, that without morality ...
The finch, the sparrow, and the lark,
The plainsong cuckoo grey,
...
The hedge-sparrow fed the cuckoo so long
That it had its head bit off by its young.
The cuckoo is a merry bird,
He sings as he flies,
He brings us glad tidings
And tells us no lies.
The cuckoo is a lazy bird,
She never builds a nest,
She makes herself busy
By singing to the rest.
O Cuckoo! shall I call thee Bird,
Or but a wandering Voice?
The American mind exasperated the European as a buzz-saw might exasperate a pine-forest. The English mind disliked the French mind ...
No European spring had shown him the same intermixture of delicate grace and passionate depravity that marked the Maryland May.
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