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We have the receipt of fern-seed, we walk invisible.
Oh, never this whelming east wind swells
But it seems like the sea's return
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The goddess who had light for thighs
Grows feet of dung and takes to bed,
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As the brain of man is the speck of dust in the universe that thinks, so the leaves--the fern and the needled pine and the lattice ...
Power! Did you ever hear of men being asked whether other souls should have power or not? It is born in them. You may dam up the f ...
Flouncing your skirts, you blueness of joy, you flirt of
politeness,
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I come from haunts of coot and hern,
I make a sudden sally,
And sparkle out among the fern
To bicker down a valley.
In a room with a stuffed fox and a stale fern,
As it grew later in the afternoon, and we rowed leisurely up the gentle stream, shut in between fragrant and blooming banks, where ...
It cannot but affect our philosophy favorably to be reminded of these shoals of migratory fishes, of salmon, shad, alewives, marsh ...
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