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We are constituted a good deal like chickens, which, taken from the hen, and put in a basket of cotton in the chimney-corner, will ...
"Who owns them hungry hills
That the water-hen and snipe must have forsaken?
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The surprise of animals... in and out, cats and dogs and a milk goat and chickens and guinea hens, all taken for granted, as if ma ...
Life is crazy. Now, maybe you knew this all along. But before I had children, I actually held on to the illusion that there was so ...
The old brown hen and the old blue sky,
Between the two we live and die
The broken cartwheel on the hill.
But yet that holden this tale a folly,
As of a fox, or of a cock and hen,
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Diddy-Wah-Diddy ... is a place of no work and no worry for man or beast. The road to it is so crooked that a mule pulling a load o ...
Before the Barn-Door crowing,
The Cock by Hens attended,
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Did you say all? O hell-kite! All?
What, all my pretty chickens and their dam
At one fell swoop?
Though the hen should sit all day, she could lay only one egg, and, besides, would not have picked up materials for another.
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