flea-beetle quotes

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This flea is you and I, and this
Our mariage bed, and mariage temple is;
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A terrible, beetle-browed, mastiff-mouthed, yellow-skinned, broad-bottomed, grim-taciturn individual; with a pair of dull-cruel-lo ...
I live on toasted lizards,
Prickly pears, and parrot gizzards,
And I'm really very fond of beetle-pie.
Now Air is hush'd, save where the weak-ey'd Bat,
With short shrill Shriek flits by on leathern Wing,
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The curfew tolls the knell of parting day,
The lowing herd wind slowly o'er the lea,
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I do honour the very flea of his dog.
In frolics dispose your pounds, shillings, and pence,
For we shall be nothing a hundred years hence.
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After the planet becomes theirs, many millions of years will have to pass before a beetle particularly loved by God, at the end of ...
He snapped at a mosquito.
He snapped at a flea.
He snapped at a minnow.
And he snapped at me.
a man
thinks he amounts
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