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It is what we imagine knowledge to be:
dark, salt, clear, moving, utterly free,
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Thou waitest late and com'st alone,
When woods are bare and birds are flown,
Outside literature, high-flown sentiments are merely exasperating.
Long-expected one and twenty
Ling'ring year at last is flown,
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Just think of all the spare time that has flown
Straight into nothingness by being filled
With forks and faces....
Will lovely, lively, virginal today
Shatter for us with a wing's drunken blow
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And when night
Darkens the streets, then wander forth the sons
Of Belial, flown with insolence and wine.
Suppose someone has frequently flown in his dreams and finally becomes conscious of a power and an art of flying just as soon as h ...
The drama's altar isn't on the stage: it is candle-sticked and flowered in the box office. There is the gold, though there be no f ...
Ah, broken is the golden bowl! the spirit flown forever!
Let the bell toll!--a saintly soul floats on the Stygian river;
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