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We had got a loaf of home-made bread, and musk and water melons for dessert. For this farmer, a clever and well-disposed man, cult ...
We occasionally rested in the shade of a maple or a willow, and drew forth a melon for our refreshment, while we contemplated at o ...
Don't tie your shoes in a melon patch, and don't adjust your hat under a plum tree.
A melon forced off the vine will not be sweet.
No melon is perfectly round; no person is completely perfect.
The melon is growing but its stem is shriveling.
The charm, one might say the genius of memory, is that it is choosy, chancy, and temperamental: it rejects the edifying cathedral ...
I unknit.
Words fly out of place
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I know a bank where the wild thyme blows,
Where oxlips and the nodding violet grows,
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Odors blown sweet as infants' naked flesh,
Soft as oboes, green as a studded plain,
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