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The devil damn thee black, thou cream-faced loon!
Oh! a private buffoon is a light-hearted loon,
If you listen to popular rumour;
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It is a country full of evergreen trees, of mossy silver birches and watery maples,... a country diversified with innumerable lake ...
This is of the loon--I do not mean its laugh, but its looning,--is a long-drawn call, as it were, sometimes singularly human to my ...
The morning was a bright one, and perfectly still and serene, the lake as smooth as glass, we making the only ripple as we paddled ...
In the middle of the night, as indeed each time that we lay on the shore of a lake, we heard the voice of the loon, loud and disti ...
I was awakened at midnight by some heavy, low-flying bird, probably a loon, flapping by close over my head, along the shore. So, t ...
Formerly, when lying awake at midnight in those woods, I had listened to hear some words or syllables of their language, but it ch ...
I am no more lonely than the loon in the pond that laughs so loud, or than Walden Pond itself. What company has that lonely lake, ...
In the fall the loon (Colymbus glacialis) came, as usual, to moult and bathe in the pond, making the woods ring with his wild laug ...
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