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I know some lonely houses off the road
A robber'd like the look of,--
Wooden barred,
And windows hanging low,
Does the first wild-goose care
whether the others follow or not?
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"Will you walk into my parlor?" said the spider to the fly;
"'Tis the prettiest little parlor that ever you did spy.
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Like a long-legged fly upon the stream
His mind moves upon silence.
According to fiction, the hillman is a seven-foot combination of malnutrition and hookworm, asleep on his front porch with the dog ...
The women of this century are neither idle nor indifferent. They are working with might and main to mitigate the evils which stare ...
Words are not (except in their own little corner) facts or things;we need therefore to prise them off the world, to hold them apar ...
Young men are fitter to invent than to judge; fitter for execution than for counsel; and fitter for new projects than for settled ...
Hats off!
The flag is passing by!
Edith: This complete loveliness will fade. And we shall forget what it was like.
Edward: Edith, don't.
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