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It's a treat to beat your feet on the Mississippi mud.
Here is no eft or mortal snake
But only sluggish duck and drake.
Out of the mud two strangers came
And mother almost always sighs,
When father carves the duck.
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There is nothing like the fun of having brothers,
if there is no rivalry.
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One story recounts that a Tennessean, after a single day in the then almost impenetrable tangle of cypress, briars, and canebreaks ...
There are no other questions than these,
Half squashed in mud, emerging out of the moment
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A man may take care of a furnace for twenty-five years and still forget to duck his head when he starts going down the cellar stai ...
I once heard a woman laugh at that most tragic moment in all drama, the off-stage shot in "The Wild Duck," and I afterward had her ...
POLITICIAN, n. An eel in the fundamental mud upon which the superstructure of organized society is reared. When he wriggles he mis ...
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