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The vines of her arms
didn't cling to the ends of his clothes,
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Every man who is high up likes to think he has done it all himself; and the wife smiles, and lets it go at that. It's our only jok ...
Or when the lawn
Is pressed by unseen feet, and ghosts return
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We think our civilization near its meridian, but we are yet only at the cock-crowing and the morning star. In our barbarous societ ...
The style, which is something I take to heart, is getting on my nerves horribly. It frustrates and torments me. I have days when I ...
If a walker is indeed an individualist there is nowhere he can't go at dawn and not many places he can't go at noon. But just as i ...
--First a shiver, and then a thrill,
Then something decidedly like a spill,--
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First
Let the rockets flash and the cannon thunder,
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Stand not upon the order of your going,
But go at once.
It must be confessed that the Pilgrims possessed but few of the qualities of the modern pioneer. They were not the ancestors of th ...
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