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Give blue-eyed men their swivel chairs
To whirl in tall buildings.
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Crash on crash of the sea,
straining to wreck men, sea-boards, continents,
raging against the world, furious.
See how peaceful it is here. The sea is everything. An immense reservoir of nature where I roam at will.... Think of it. On the su ...
Three wise men of Gotham
Went to sea in a bowl;
If the bowl had been stronger,
My story would have been longer.
The steel decks rock with the lightning shock, and shake with the
great recoil,
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I traveled among unknown men,
In lands beyond the sea;
Nor, England! did I know till then
What love I bore to thee.
I travelled among unknown men,
In lands beyond the sea;
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Round the cape of a sudden came the sea,
And the sun looked over the mountain's rim:
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I dare say I am compelled, unconsciously compelled, now to write volume after volume, as in past years I was compelled to go to se ...
I remember my youth and the feeling that will never come back any more--the feeling that I could last for ever, outlast the sea, t ...
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