mediterranean cypress quotes

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Come away, come away, death,
And in sad cypress let me be laid.
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One story recounts that a Tennessean, after a single day in the then almost impenetrable tangle of cypress, briars, and canebreaks ...
I know, you have forgotten those June nights on the Riviera, where we sat 'neath the shimmering skies, moonlight bathing in the Me ...
And the ambitious vine
Crowns with his purple mass
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It was a green world,
Unchanging holly with the curled
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Three miles long and two streets wide, the town curls around the bay ... a gaudy run with Mediterranean splashes of color, crowded ...
For I thought of her grave below the hill,
Which the sentinel cypress tree stands over,
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Come pensive Nun, devout and pure,
Sober, steadfast, and demure,
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When I am dead, my dearest, Sing no sad songs for me;
Plant thou no roses at my head, Nor shady cypress tree:
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If there is anything so romantic as that castle-palace-fortress of Monaco I have not seen it. If there is anything more delicious ...
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