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One fence needs three stakes; one able fellow needs three helpers.
As for types like my own, obscurely motivated by the conviction that our existence was worthless if we didn't make a turning point ...
Death eats up all things, both the young lamb and old sheep; and I have heard our parson say, death values a prince no more than a ...
I heard the bell tolled on thy burial day,
I saw the hearse that bore thee slow away,
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While the town small-talk flows from lip to lip;
Intrigues half-gathered, conversation-scraps,
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Old age begins in the nursery, and before the young American is put into jacket and trowsers, he says, "I want something which I n ...
Law makes long spokes of the short stakes of men.
Only where love and need are one,
And the work is play for mortal stakes,
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Though bachelors be the strongest stakes, married men are the best binders, in the hedge of the commonwealth.
The alcoholic trance is not just a haze, as though the eyes were also unshaven. It is not a mere buzzing in the ears, a dizziness ...
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