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Me in my vow'd
Picture the sacred wall declares t'have hung
My dank and dropping weeds
To the stern God of Sea.
But who is this, what thing of sea or land?
Female of sex it seems,
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And now the winter sea:
Within her hollow rind
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A healthy man, with steady employment, as wood-chopping at fifty cents a cord, and a camp in the woods, will not be a good subject ...
What do the botanists know? Our lives should go between the lichen and the bark. The eye may see for the hand, but not for the min ...
The seashore is a sort of neutral ground, a most advantageous point from which to contemplate this world. It is even a trivial pla ...
It is generally supposed that they who have long been conversant with the ocean can foretell, by certain indications, such as its ...
This "charity-house," as the wrecker called it, this "Humane house," as some call it, that is, the one to which we first came, had ...
Sleep, and forget all things but one,
Heard in each wave of sea,--
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Formless stacks of bodies and bodies by themselves, dabs of flesh
upon the masts and spars,
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