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Along the iron veins that traverse the frame of our country, beat and flow the fiery pulses of its exertion, hotter and faster eve ...
As the shade went up
And the ambulance came crashing through the dust
the green hells of the sea
Where fallen skies and evil hues and eyeless creatures be;
Thanks to the morning light,
Thanks to the foaming sea,
Sea waves are green and wet,
But up from where they die
Rise others vaster yet,
And those are brown and dry.
There's a cool web of language winds us in,
Retreat from too much joy or too much fear:
For it's home, dearie, home--it's home I want to be.
Our topsails are hoisted, and we'll away to sea.
And I have asked to be
Where no storms come,
Far and few, far and few,
Are the lands where the Jumblies live;
The Owl and the Pussy-cat went to sea
In a beautiful pea-green boat,
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