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Welcome to Chicago. This town stinks like a whorehouse at low tide.
The fort was the first institution that was founded here, and it is amusing to read in Champlain how assiduously they worked at it ...
The only mode of obtaining an answer to these questions of the senses is to forego all low curiosity, and, accepting the tide of b ...
Over the low, barnacled, elephant-colored rocks,
Come the first tide-ripples, moving, almost without sound, toward
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How many times these low feet staggered--
Only the soldered mouth can tell--
It dropped so low in my regard
I heard it hit the ground,
And go to pieces on the stones
At bottom of my mind;
The sky is low, the clouds are mean,
I hear
the tide turning. Last
eager wave over-
taken and pulled back
by first wave of the ebb.
The morning breaks; the steeds in their stalls
Stamp and neigh, as the hostler calls;
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The tide rises, the tide falls,
The twilight darkens, the curlew calls;
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