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Over the threshold
Nothing like death stepped, nothing like death paused,
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Like a bridge over troubled water
I will lay me down.
It was a time when only the dead
smiled, happy in their peace.
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Modern thought has transferred the spectral character of Death to the notion of time itself. Time has become Death triumphant over ...
We term sleep a death ... by which we may be literally said to die daily; in fine, so like death, I dare not trust it without my p ...
A puff of wind, a puff faint and tepid and laden with strange odours of blossoms, of aromatic wood, comes out the still night--the ...
Being an old maid is like death by drowning, a really delightful sensation after you cease to struggle.
She thinks of the 4 a.m. lonelinesses that have folded
her up like death, discordant, without logical and
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There is something about poverty that smells like death. Dead dreams dropping off the heart like leaves in a dry season and rottin ...
For sleeping, like death,
Must be won without pride,
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