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Then now is the chance for the flowers
That can't stand mowers and plowers.
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We raised a simple prayer
Before we left the spot,
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I sometimes compare press officers to riflemen on the Somme--mowing down wave upon wave of distortion, taking out rank upon rank o ...
What have we achieved in mowing down mountain ranges, harnessing the energy of mighty rivers, or moving whole populations about li ...
Gardening, as compared to lawn care, tutors us in nature's ways, fostering an ethic of give and take with respect to the land. Gar ...
She was the sickle; I, poor I, the rake,
Coming behind her for her pretty sake
(But what prodigious mowing we did make).
The fact is the sweetest dream that labor knows.
My long scythe whispered and left the hay to make.
There was never a sound beside the wood but one,
And that was my long scythe whispering to the ground.
For you, O tumultuous flowers,
To go to waste and go wild in....
Lad, thou hast gotten a child in me,
Laddie, a man thou'lt ha'e to be,
Yea, though I'm sorry for thee.
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