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"The room's very hot, with all this crowd," the Professor said to Sylvie. "I wonder why they don't put some lumps of ice in the gr ...
Only that film, which fluttered on the grate,
Still flutters there, the sole unquiet thing.
Shielded, what sorts of life are stirring yet:
Legs lagged like drains, slippers soft as fungus,
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Wet century-wide trees
Clash in surrounding starlessness above
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Meanwhile the angel,
dressed for laughs as a plasterer,
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Not till the fire is dying in the grate,
Look we for any kinship with the stars.
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Blind mouths! that scarce themselves know how to hold
A sheephook, or have learn'd ought else the least
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I had rather hear a brazen canstick turned,
Or a dry wheel grate on the axle-tree,
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Most people with whom I talk, men and women even of some originality and genius, have their scheme of the universe all cut and dri ...
Thus it appears that the sweltering inhabitants of Charleston and New Orleans, of Madras and Bombay and Calcutta, drink at my well ...
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