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Often I am permitted to return to a meadow
as if it were a given property of the mind
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With rue my heart is laden
For golden friends I had,
For many a rose-lipt maiden
And many a lightfoot lad.
A fat stomach sticks out too far, Monsieur La Rue. It prevents you from looking down and seeing what is going on around you.
Here did she fall a tear. Here in this place
I'll set a bank of rue, sour herb-of-grace.
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There's rosemary and rue. These keep
Seeming and savor all the winter long.
Grace and remembrance be to you.
lady through whose profound and fragile lips
the sweet small clumsy feet of April came
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As the wild-colt
at meadow,
round its mare's feet,
they beat
ecstatic dance-beat.
Beautiful, wide-spread,
fire upon leaf,
what meadow yields
so fragrant a leaf
as your bright leaf?
Recover the secret of Isis,
which is: there was One
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The poet alone knows astronomy, chemistry, vegetation, and animation, for he does not stop at these facts, but employs them as sig ...
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