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She carries in the dishes,
And lays them in a row.
To an isle in the water
With her would I go.
We envy not the warmer clime, that lies
In ten degrees of more indulgent skies,
...
Remembering the Strait of Belle Isle or
some northerly harbor of Labrador,
...
O thou, with dewy locks, who lookest down
Through the clear windows of the morning; turn
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Echoes are dull and the body accepts no touch
Except its pain. Mind is a little isle.
A restaurant with candles and flowers evokes more reveries than the Isle of Bali does.
Nearing again the legendary isle
Where sirens sang and mariners were skinned,
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SWEENEY: I'll carry you off
To a cannibal isle.
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Ireland still remains the Holy Isle whose aspirations must on no account be mixed with the profane class-struggles of the rest of ...
Among them was a Bishop, who
Had lately been appointed to
The balmy isle of Rum-ti-Foo,
And Peter was his name.
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