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All the experts here ... say "There will be no war." They said the same thing all through July 1914.... In those days I believed t ...
In England if something goes wrong--say, if one finds a skunk in the garden--he writes to the family solicitor, who proceeds to ta ...
We all live in a house on fire, no fire department to call; no way out, just the upstairs window to look out of while the fire bur ...
The good husband finds method as efficient in the packing of fire-wood in a shed, or in the harvesting of fruits in the cellar, as ...
Some say the world will end in fire,
Some say in ice.
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As kingfishers catch fire, dragonflies draw flame;
Kick up the fire, and let the flames break loose
To drive the shadows back;
Prolong the talk on this or that excuse....
O delicate walker, babbler, dialectician Fire,
O enemy and image of ourselves,
Gradually I regained my usual composure. I reread Pale Fire more carefully. I liked it better when expecting less. And what was th ...
Mother of fire, let me stand at your devouring gate
as the sun dies in your arms and you loosen its terrible weight.
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