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The great fact in life, the always possible escape from dullness, was the lake. The sun rose out of it, the day began there; it wa ...
In common with other rural regions much of the Iowa farm lore concerns the coming of company. When the rooster crows in the doorwa ...
Typical of Iowa towns, whether they have 200 or 20,000 inhabitants, is the church supper, often utilized to raise money for paying ...
I had kept opaque
Down deeper than the canyons undersea
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These beginnings of commerce on a lake in the wilderness are very interesting,--these larger white birds that come to keep company ...
This is my lake country.
I hear lake water lapping with low sounds by the shore;
While I stand on the roadway, or on the pavements gray,
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Don't sell firewood by a forest, nor fish beside a lake.
Hollywood is a place where people from Iowa mistake each other for stars.
Like a canoe route across the great lake on whose shore
One is left trapped, grumbling not so much at bad luck as
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