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In marble halls as white as milk,
Lined with a skin as soft as silk,
Interred beneath this marble stone
Lie Saunt'ring Jack and Idle Joan.
Not marble nor the gilded monuments
Of princes shall outlive this powerful rime;
My beloved is white and ruddy, the chiefest among ten thousand. His head is as the most fine gold, his locks are bushy, and black ...
What sculpture is to a block of marble, education is to an human soul.
Rimbaud and Verlaine, precious pair of poets,
Genius in both (but what is genius?) playing
If you have ever watched an artist constructing with bits of cold stone a beautiful living picture you know that he works faithful ...
Emerson was the greater artist. His essays contain some of the most beautiful language in our literature. How Henry James could ha ...
A Turkish bath--that marble paradise of sherbert and sodomy.
Welcome the comming of the long'd-for May.
Now all things smile; onely my Love doth lowre;
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