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My mind lets go a thousand things,
Like dates of wars and deaths of kings,
From scenes like these old Scotia's grandeur springs,
That makes her loved at home, revered abroad;
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As kings are begotten and born like other men, it is to be presumed that they are of the human species; and perhaps, had they the ...
As great as kings may be, they are what we are: they can err like other men.
For them it's out-of-date and outmoded to perform miracles; teaching the people is too like hard work, interpreting the holy scrip ...
When, in disgrace with fortune and men's eyes,
I all alone beweep my outcast state,
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The careers of Napoleon and de Gaulle bear comparison, though it is always unwise to take such imposed similarities too far. But n ...
The kings of England formerly had their forests "to hold the king's game," for sport or food, sometimes destroying villages to cre ...
We visited Whitman the next morning ... and were much interested and provoked. He is apparently the greatest democrat the world ha ...
A poem compresses much in a small space and adds music, thus heightening its meaning. The city is like poetry: it compresses all l ...
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