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There are slavish souls who carry their appreciation for favors done them so far that they strangle themselves with the rope of gr ...
He was begotten in the galley and born under a gun. Every hair was a rope yarn, every finger a fish-hook, every tooth a marline-sp ...
When mother's relatives visited,
delicacies were cooked.
...
Ratcliffe was a great statesman. The smoothness of his manipulation was marvelous. No other man in politics, indeed no other man w ...
Across Parker Avenue from the fort is the Site of the Old Gallows, where 83 men "stood on nothin', a-lookin' up a rope." The platf ...
Western hospitality prevails; it is reminiscent of the kind displayed earlier here by a host who said to an unexpected guest, "Str ...
You've strung your breasts
with a rattling rope of pearls,
...
Whenever there's a big war coming on, you should rope off a big field. And on the big day, you should take all the kings and their ...
Earth, receive an honoured guest:
William Yeats is laid to rest.
Let the Irish vessel lie
Emptied of its poetry.
For most visitors to Manhattan, both foreign and domestic, New York is the Shrine of the Good Time. "I don't see how you stand it, ...
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