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I love long life better than figs.
Arise, my love, my fair one, and come away; for now the winter is past, the rain is over and gone. The flowers appear on the earth ...
The captain sat in a commodore's hat
And dined in a royal way
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The average educated man in America has about as much knowledge of what a political idea is as he has of the principles of counter ...
I, Alphonso, live and learn,
Seeing Nature go astern.
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Samuel Sewall, in a world of wigs,
Flouted opinion in his personal hair;
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He hangs in shades the orange bright,
Like golden lamps in a green night,
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A small garden, figs, a little cheese, and, along with this, three or four good friends--such was luxury to Epicurus.
Feed him with apricots and dewberries,
With purple grapes, green figs, and mulberries.
My candle burns at both ends;
It will not last the night;
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