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Outside America I should hardly be believed if I told how simply, in my experience, Dover Street merged into the Back Bay.
Virtue? a fig! 'tis in ourselves that we are thus or thus. Our bodies are our gardens, to the which our wills are gardeners.
Arise, my love, my fair one, and come away; for now the winter is past, the rain is over and gone. The flowers appear on the earth ...
The Woman had once been supreme; in France she still seemed potent, not merely as a sentiment but as a force; why was she unknown ...
The type of fig leaf which each culture employs to cover its social taboos offers a twofold description of its morality. It reveal ...
Come, dear children, let us away;
Down and away below!
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One turned, as one does, to other interests
Such as the tides in the Bay of Fundy.
The anorexic prefigures this culture in rather a poetic fashion by trying to keep it at bay. He refuses lack. He says: I lack noth ...
The seagull's wings shall dip and pivot him,
Shedding white rings of tumult, building high
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A stag of warrant, a stag, a stag,
A runnable stag, a kingly crop,
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