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While it may not heighten our sympathy, wit widens our horizons by its flashes, revealing remote hidden affiliations and drawing l ...
There is a green hill far away,
Without a city wall,
Where the dear Lord was crucified,
Who died to save us all.
What though my wingèd hours of bliss have been,
Like angel-visits, few and far between?
Elysium is as far as to
The very nearest room,
If in that room a friend await
Felicity of doom.
They cannot look out far.
They cannot look in deep.
But when was that ever a
To any watch they keep?
Lord, when the wise men came from far,
Led to thy cradle by a star,
...
Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife,
Their sober wishes never learned to stray;
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A resolution to avoid an evil is seldom framed till the evil is so far advanced as to make avoidance impossible.
From far, from eve and morning
And yon twelve-winded sky,
The stuff of life to knit me
Blew hither: here am I.
Such evasive dust
Can make so little clear:
Much less is known that not,
More far than near.
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