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Now is the time for mirth,
Nor cheek or tongue be dumb;
For with the flowery earth
The golden pomp is come.
He is the poet of the dawn, who wrote
The Canterbury Tales and his old age
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A happy rural seat of various view:
Groves whose rich trees wept odorous gums and balm;
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Hail wedded love, mysterious law, true source
Of human offspring, sole propriety,
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Simplicity of life, even the barest, is not a misery, but the very foundation of refinement; a sanded floor and whitewashed walls ...
My flowery and green age was passing away, and I feeling a chill in
the fires had been wasting my heart, for I was drawing ne
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Everyone was tired with the old style politicians and their flowery rhetoric. I just told them there are tough times ahead, but th ...
This is the frost coming out of the ground; this is Spring. It precedes the green and flowery spring, as mythology precedes regula ...
I would have every man so much like a wild antelope, so much a part and parcel of nature, that his very person should thus sweetly ...
But this place is too cold for hell. I'll devil-porter it no further; I had thought to have let in some of all professions that go ...
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