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We have the receipt of fern-seed, we walk invisible.
Oh, never this whelming east wind swells
But it seems like the sea's return
...
he will lick
The fishbone bare. And can take stolen hold
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Their monument sticks like a fishbone
in the city's throat.
Its Colonel is as lean
as a compass-needle.
As the brain of man is the speck of dust in the universe that thinks, so the leaves--the fern and the needled pine and the lattice ...
Flouncing your skirts, you blueness of joy, you flirt of
politeness,
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I come from haunts of coot and hern,
I make a sudden sally,
And sparkle out among the fern
To bicker down a valley.
In a room with a stuffed fox and a stale fern,
Infant, it is enough in life
To speak of what you see. But wait
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Now as I was young and easy under the apple boughs
About the lilting house and happy as the grass was green,
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