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If we had a keen vision and feeling of all ordinary human life, it would be like hearing the grass grow and the squirrel's heart b ...
A narrow Fellow in the Grass
Occasionally rides--
The Wind begun to rock the Grass
With threatening Tunes and low--
Kick up the fire, and let the flames break loose
To drive the shadows back;
Prolong the talk on this or that excuse....
We are wearied of our huts
And the smoky smell of our garments.
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What though the radiance which was once so bright
Be now for ever taken from my sight,
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Pile the bodies high at Austerlitz and Waterloo.
Shovel them under and let me work--
I am the grass; I cover all.
Progress, under whose feet the grass mourns and the forest turns into paper from which newspaper plants grow, has subordinated the ...
Here they are. The soft eyes open.
If they have lived in a wood
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The conqueror at least; who, ere Time renders
His last award, will have the long grass grow
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