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I like to see it lap the Miles--
And lick the Valleys up--
How many miles to Babylon?
Three score and ten.
Can I get there by candlelight?
Yes, and back again.
On a journey of a hundred miles, ninety is but half way.
Words whispered in the ear will be heard a thousand miles away.
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
When goose down is sent a thousand miles, the gift may be light but the sentiment is weighty.
Fate will bring together those a thousand miles apart; without fate, they will miss each other though they come face to face.
Though a thousand miles apart, two lovers destined to meet are joined by a common thread.
An error the breadth of a single hair can lead one a thousand miles astray.
A wolf will walk a thousand miles to eat people: a dog half way to heaven will still eat dung.
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