olive backed thrush quotes

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An aged thrush, frail, gaunt, and small,
In blast-beruffled plume,
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Peace puts forth her olive everywhere.
Even when seen from near, the olive shows
A hue of far away. Perhaps for this
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For six years you shall sow your land and gather in its yield; but the seventh year you shall let it rest and lie fallow, so that ...
These will be the ways of the king who will reign over you: he will take your sons and appoint them to his chariots and to be his ...
So, summoning his master's debtors one by one, he asked the first, How much do you owe my master?' He answered, A hundred jugs o ...
So that the old joy, modest as cake, as wine and friendship
Will stay with us at the last, backed by the night
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... all my life I've been terrible at remembering people's names. I once introduced a friend of mine as Martini. Her name was actu ...
For mainstream American blacks, the vast majority of churches have Hebrew names--Ebenezer, Mount Zion, Canaan, Mount Moriah, Taber ...
That's the wise thrush; he sings each song twice over,
Lest you should think he never could recapture
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