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I'll walk where my own nature would be leading:
It vexes me to choose another guide:
My country, 'tis of thee,
Sweet land of liberty,
The mission of men there seems to be, like so many busy demons, to drive the forest all out of the country, from every solitary be ...
I grow savager and savager every day, as if fed on raw meat, and my tameness is only the repose of untamableness. I dream of looki ...
I thought of Chatterton, the marvellous boy,
The sleepless soul that perished in his pride;
I see before me now a traveling army halting,
Below a fertile valley spread, with barns and the orchards of summer,
And over all the sky--the sky! far, far out of reach,
studded, breaking out, the eternal stars.
The mountain stood there to be pointed at.
Pasture ran up the side a little way,
Prometheus is action. Hamlet is hesitation. In Prometheus the obstacle is exterior; in Hamlet it is interior. In Prometheus the wi ...
There is a mountain in the distant West
That, sun-defying, in its deep ravines
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