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The whole appearance is a toy. For this,
The dove in the belly builds his nest and coos,
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Prayer is the fair and radiant daughter of all the human virtues, the arch connecting heaven and earth, the sweet companion that i ...
And had it been the dove from Noah's ark,
Returning there from her successful search,
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O thou undaunted daughter of desires!
By all thy dower of lights and fires;
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Call us what you will, we are made such by love;
Call her one, me another fly,
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And it seems to me a blasphemy to say that the Holy Spirit is Love. In the Old Testament it is an Eagle: in the New it is a Dove. ...
What can the dove of Jesus give
You now but wisdom, exile? Stand and live,
The dove has brought an olive branch to eat.
it is a power of
strong enchantment. It
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Who'll be chief mourner?
I, said the dove,
I'll mourn for my love,
I'll be chief mourner.
I long ago lost a hound, a bay horse, and a turtle-dove, and am still on their trail. Many are the travellers I have spoken concer ...
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