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"The age of independent travel is drawing to an end," said E.M. Forster back in 1920, when it had been increasingly clear for deca ...
"Men there were and men there be
But never men so many
Chief enough to marry me,"
Thought the proud late Annie.
Victory comes late--
And is held low to freezing lips--
Too rapt with frost
To take it--
The dog-wood breaks white
The pear-tree has caught
...
it was older sure than this year's cutting,
Or even last year's or the year's before.
...
The house on the edge of the serious wood
Was aware, was aware
Of why he came there....
Methought I saw my late espousèd saint
Brought to me like Alcestis from the grave.
These late eclipses in the sun and moon portend no good to us.
Better once than never, for never too late.
To begin at the beginning: It is spring, moonless night in the small town, starless and bible-black, the cobblestreets silent and ...
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