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through the spaces of the dark
Midnight shakes the memory
As a madman shakes a dead geranium.
the heart
of Mexico sits in the rain
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The calm, the coolness, the silent grass-growing mood in which a man ought always to compose,--that, I fear, can seldom be mine. D ...
I had a little nut-tree, nothing would it bear
But a golden nutmeg and a silver pear;
A quick caress she gives the rose,
Lilac, geranium all in season . . .
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Nutmeg, civet, and sea-parsley serve the plagued groom and bride
Who have brought forth the urchin grief.
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