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If American has points of inferiority to English, they are merely matters of degree; if the Americans are, as Oliver Wendell Holme ...
The centuries-long wars with the Saracen, when everything of the East was the enemy, and the subsequent, now over, era of Western ...
See how from far upon the eastern road
The star-led Wizards haste with odours sweet . . .
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;
...
A resolution to avoid an evil is seldom framed till the evil is so far advanced as to make avoidance impossible.
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