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I swims in the Tagus all across at once, and I rides on an ass or a mule, and swears Portuguese, and have got a diarrhoea and bite ...
Lay me down beneaf de willers in de grass,
Whah de branch'll go a-singin' as it pass.
A healthy man, with steady employment, as wood-chopping at fifty cents a cord, and a camp in the woods, will not be a good subject ...
I never wear my best coat on a journey, though perchance I could show a certificate to prove that I have a more costly one, at lea ...
I never found even in my juvenile hours that it was necessary to go a thousand miles in search of themes for moralizing.
My mind lets go a thousand things,
Like dates of wars and deaths of kings,
Up the airy mountain,
Down the rushy glen,
We daren't go a-hunting
For fear of little men.
With any recovery from morbidity there must go a certain healthy humiliation.
The head must bow, and the back will have to bend,
Wherever the darkey may go;
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God will take care of you for me. I am my God's. I belong to him, I go a short time before you, and I want to meet all in heaven, ...
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