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From what I have said of the natives of New Holland they may appear to some to be the most wretched people upon earth; but in real ...
Thinking of Holland
I see broad rivers
move slowly through
un-ending lowlands.
The fish sees the bait, not the hook; a person sees the gain, not the danger.
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 ...
The truth is despite the hard work and juggling required to keep the different facets of the frantic life afloat, the "superwoman" ...
you fit into me
like a hook into an eye
While he hears in every spring
How the birds do chirp and sing:
...
In Holland, everyone is an expert in painting and in tulips.
Holland is a dream, Monsieur, a dream of gold and smoke--smokier by day, more gilded by night. And night and day that dream is peo ...
I can't accept "our nervous age," since mankind has been nervous during every age. Whoever fears nervousness should turn into a st ...
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