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As the old saw says well: every end does not appear together with its beginning.
A wise old owl lived in an oak;
The more he saw the less he spoke;
To me, fair friend, you never can be old,
For as you were when first your eye I ey'd,
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Oh, that I were as in the months of old, as in the days when God watched over me; when his lamp shone over my head, and by his lig ...
I saw
that from his lower lip
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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 ...
I saw you, Walt Whitman, childless, lonely old grubber, poking
among the meats in the refrigerator and eyeing the grocery boy
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'Yesterday I saw God. What did he look like? Well, in the
afternoon I climbed up a ladder--he as a cheap cabin in the
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It would be as wise to set up an accomplished lawyer to saw wood as a business as to condemn an educated and sensible woman to spe ...
We had an inspection today of the brigade. The Twenty-third was pronounced the crack regiment in appearance, ... [but] I could see ...
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