lighter-than-air quotes

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If this importunate heart trouble your peace
With words lighter than air,
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Now you become my boredom and my failure,
Another way of suffering, a risk,
A heavier-than-air hypostasis.
Return to her? and fifty men dismissed?
No, rather I abjure all roofs, and choose
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Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink, or about your body, what you will we ...
Personally I have no bone to pick with graveyards, I take the air there willingly, perhaps more willingly than elsewhere, when tak ...
English grammar is so complex and confusing for the one very simple reason that its rules and terminology are based on Latin--a la ...
Manners are of more importance than laws.... Manners are what vex or soothe, corrupt or purify, exalt or debase, barbarize or refi ...
At the milliners, the ladies we met were so much dressed, that I should rather have imagined they were making visits than purchase ...
The sky was as full of motion and change as the desert beneath it was monotonous and still,--and there was so much sky, more than ...
Mediocre people have an answer for everything and are astonished at nothing. They always want to have the air of knowing better th ...
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