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Like vinegar on a wound is one who sings songs to a heavy heart. Like a moth in clothing or a worm in wood, sorrow gnaws at the hu ...
Let the palings of her bed
Be quince and box-wood overlaid
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The nightingales are singing near
The Convent of the Sacred Heart,
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Hast thou named all the birds without a gun?
Loved the wood rose, and left it on its stalk?
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Time, which shows so vacant, indivisible, and divine in its coming, is slit and peddled into trifles and tatters. A door is to be ...
Come, heart, where hill is heaped upon hill:
For there the mystical brotherhood
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As a small child, I felt in my heart two contradictory feelings, the horror of life and the ecstasy of life.
"How goes it?" Heart replied,
"Right as a Ribstone Pippin!"
I said to Heart, "How goes it?" Heart replied: "Right as a Ribstone Pippin!" But it lied.
This is just a job like any other job. I do it the best I can. It's never enough but I do it. When I go home, I don't take this st ...
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