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It is blue-butterfly day here in spring....
'Tis not alone my inky cloak, good mother,
Nor customary suits of solemn black,
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Sorrow is better than laughter: for by the sadness of the countenance the heart is made better. The heart of the wise is in the ho ...
Give unto them beauty for ashes, the oil of joy for mourning.
You have heard that it was said, An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth.' But I say to you, Do not resist an evildoer. But if ...
Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee.
Melancholy is at the bottom of everything, just as at the end of all rivers is the sea. Can it be otherwise in a world where nothi ...
The questioning spirit is the rebellious spirit. A rebellion is always either a cloak to hide a prince, or the swaddling wrapper o ...
Secret fates
Guide our states
Both in mirth and mourning.
I asked her if she wanted to go to the movies that night. She laughed again and told me that she felt like seeing a Fernandel movi ...
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