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Just as the creative artist is not allowed to choose, neither is he permitted to turn his back on anything: a single refusal, and ...
His delights
Were dolphin-like, they showed his back above
The element they lived in.
... women are supposed to be unfit to vote because they are hysterical and emotional and of course men would not like to have emot ...
God does not turn his back on those who take pains.
Soon silence will have passed into legend. Man has turned his back on silence. Day after day he invents machines and devices that ...
Hard by the lilied Nile I saw
A duskish river dragon stretched along.
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One who never turned his back but marched breast forward,
Never doubted clouds would break,
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Aeneas carried his aged father on his back from the ruins of Troy and so do we all, whether we like it or not, perhaps even if we ...
We were young, we were merry, we were very very wise,
And the door stood open at our feast,
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The East Wind, an interloper in the dominions of Westerly Weather, is an impassive-faced tyrant with a sharp poniard held behind h ...
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