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Among them was a Bishop, who
Had lately been appointed to
The balmy isle of Rum-ti-Foo,
And Peter was his name.
It is as when a migrating army of mice girdles a forest of pines. The chopper fells trees from the same motive that the mouse gnaw ...
I should have liked to come across a large community of pines, which had never been invaded by the lumbering army.
O land and soil, red soil and sweet-gum tree,
So scant of grass, so profligate of pines,
A restaurant with candles and flowers evokes more reveries than the Isle of Bali does.
My book should smell of pines and resound with the hum of insects.
It is the part of cowardliness, and not of virtue, to seek to squat itself in some hollow lurking hole, or to hide herself under s ...
I will arise and go now, and go to Innisfree,
And a small cabin build there, of clay and wattles made:
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And I shall have some peace there, for peace comes dropping slow,
Dropping from the veils of the morning to where the cricket
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They fuck you up, your mum and dad.
They may not mean to, but they do.
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