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They are light and shapely vessels, calculated for rapid and rocky streams, and to be carried over long portages on men's shoulder ...
The Indian remarked as before, "Must have hard wood to cook moose-meat," as if that were a maxim, and proceeded to get it. My comp ...
If the axe is not sharp, it doesn't matter how hard the wood is.
It is hard going to the door
cut so small in the wall where
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People try so hard to believe in leaders now, pitifully hard. But we no sooner get a popular reformer or politician or soldier or ...
I make myself this time
Of wood or granite or lime
A wall too hard for crime
Either to breach or climb....
Ultimately, literature is nothing but carpentry. With both you are working with reality, a material just as hard as wood.
Old Abe is much better looking than I expected & younger looking. He shook hands like a good fellow--working hard at it like a man ...
They plough, harrow, reap, dig, make hay, rake, bind grain, thresh, chop wood, milk, churn, do anything that is hard work, physica ...
When I had youth I had no money; now I have the money I have no time; and when I get the time, if I ever do, I shall have no healt ...
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