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One might enumerate the items of high civilization, as it exists in other countries, which are absent from the texture of American ...
No sovereign, no court, no personal loyalty, no aristocracy, no church, no clergy, no army, no diplomatic service, no country gent ...
In my grandmother's house there was always chicken soup
And talk of the old country--mud and boards,
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Some spring the white man came, built him a house, and made a clearing here, letting in the sun, dried up a farm, piled up the old ...
I can just remember an old brown-coated man who was the Walton of this stream, who had come over from Newcastle, England, with his ...
Poor John Field!--I trust he does not read this, unless he will improve by it,--thinking to live by some derivative old-country mo ...
Winter lies too long in country towns; hangs on until it is stale and shabby, old and sullen. On the farm the weather was the grea ...
A photo of someone else's childhood,
a garden in another country--world
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Ratcliffe was a great statesman. The smoothness of his manipulation was marvelous. No other man in politics, indeed no other man w ...
When an old Woman begins to doat [sic], and grow chargeable to a Parish, she is generally turned into a Witch, and fills the whole ...
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