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Ay me! whilst thee the shores and sounding seas
Wash far away, where e'er thy bones are hurl'd,
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The beach-grass is "two to four feet high, of a sea-green color," and it is said to be widely diffused over the world. In the Hebr ...
A voice so thrilling ne'er was heard
In spring-time from the Cuckoo-bird,
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The happiest part of a man's life is what he passes lying awake in bed in the morning.
Treating your adversary with respect is giving him an advantage to which he is not entitled.
Any of us would kill a cow, rather than not have beef.
Sir, he throws away his money without thought and without merit. I do not call a tree generous that sheds its fruit at every breez ...
I am sorry I have not learnt to play at cards. It is very useful in life: it generates kindness, and consolidates society.
Men know that women are an over-match for them, and therefore they choose the weakest or most ignorant. If they did not think so, ...
I am always sorry when any language is lost, because languages are the pedigree of nations.
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