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Swan/Mary Rutledge: Oh no, no. I'm not running away. I came here to get something, and I'm going to get it.
Col. Cobb: Yes, b
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Swan/Mary Rutledge: Listen, listen to them. Men like to yell, don't they? They imagine they are millionaires already.
Col. Co
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This wild swan of a world is no hunter's game.
Love your eyes that can see, your mind that can
Hear the music, the thunder of the wings. Love the wild swan.
I will play the swan,
And die in music.
Let music sound while he doth make his choice;
Then if he lose he makes a swan-like end,
Fading in music.
And she, after swan-like singing her last and dying song, lies beside him, her lover.
Shoals of corpses shall witness, mute, even to generations to come, before the eyes of men that we ought never, being mortal, to c ...
Courtin's manual of etiquette of 1671 explains: "These little people are allowed to amuse themselves without anyone troubling to s ...
Our fathers water'd with their tears
This sea of time whereon we sail,
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