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Do not look at wine when it is red, when it sparkles in the cup and goes down smoothly. At the last it bites like a serpent, and s ...
What do we plant when we plant the tree?
We plant the ship that will cross the sea,
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For this is action, this is not being sure, this careless
Preparing, sowing the seeds crooked in the furrow,
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A wet sheet and a flowing sea,
A wind that follows fast
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Alas for America as I must so often say, the ungirt, the diffuse, the profuse, procumbent, one wide ground juniper, out of which n ...
It was so old a ship--who knows, who knows?
MAnd yet so beautiful, I watched in vain
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Four-room shack aspiring high
With an arm of scrawny mast
For the visions in the sky
That go blindly pouring past.
O, better that her shattered hulk
Should sink beneath the wave;
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I declare
Two lineages electrify the air,
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At daybreak, on the bleak sea-beach,
A fisherman stood aghast,
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