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A modern fleet of ships does not so much make use of the sea as exploit a highway.
Love still has something of the Sea,
From whence his Mother rose;
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For she has made me the laily worm
That lies at the fit o' the tree,
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The problem of the twentieth century is the problem of the color-line--the relation of the darker to the lighter races of men in A ...
Now small fowls flew screaming over the yet yawning gulf; a sullen white surf beat against its steep sides; then all collapsed, an ...
Cuchulain stirred,
Stared on the horses of the sea, and heard
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The sea--this truth must be confessed--has no generosity. No display of manly qualities--courage, hardihood, endurance, faithfulne ...
The sea has never been friendly to man. At most it has been the accomplice of human restlessness.
Oh, there are people, all right, settled in the sea;
It is as populous as Maine today,
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History repeats itself, but the special call of an art which has passed away is never reproduced. It is as utterly gone out of the ...
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