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The book of Nature is the book of Fate. She turns the gigantic pages,--leaf after leaf,--never returning one. One leaf she lays do ...
So you need hardly spell me how every word will be bound over to carry three score and ten toptypsical readings throughout the boo ...
Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints.
The days of our years are threescore years and ten; and if by reason of strength they be fourscore years, yet is their strength la ...
Wandering stars, to whom is reserved the blackness of darkness for ever.
The peace of God, which passeth all understanding.
Ah! gentle may I lay me down, and gentle rest my head,
And gentle sleep the sleep of death, and gentle hear the voice
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She saw the couches of the dead, and where the fibrous root
Of every heart on earth infixes deep its restless twists:
"O life of this our Spring! why fades the lotus of the water?
Why fade these children of the Spring,born but to smile and fal
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Why a tender curb upon the youthful burning boy?
Why a little curtain of flesh on the bed of our desire?"
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