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Here lies the body of William Jones
Who all his life collected bones,
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I saw
that from his lower lip
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A terrible, beetle-browed, mastiff-mouthed, yellow-skinned, broad-bottomed, grim-taciturn individual; with a pair of dull-cruel-lo ...
In the game of "Whist for two," usually called "Correspondence," the lady plays what card she likes: the gentleman simply follows ...
A youth in apparel that glittered
Went to walk in a grim forest.
There he met an assassin
--But he, grim grinning King,
Who caitiffs scorns, and doth the blest surprise,
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How unpleasant to meet Mr. Eliot!
With his features of clerical cut,
And his brow so grim
And his mouth so prim
Is a man too strong and fierce for society, and by temper and position a bad citizen,--a morose ruffian, with a dash of the pirate ...
Scholars and thinkers are prone to an effeminate habit, and shrink if a coarser shout comes up from the street, or a brutal act is ...
The lords of life, the lords of life,--
I saw them pass
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