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The King [Charles II] after the Restoration accused the poet, Edmund Waller, of having made finer verses in praise of Oliver Cromw ...
Most women of [the WW II] generation have but one image of good motherhood--the one their mothers embodied. . . . Anything done "f ...
[Oliver North is a] document-shredding, Constitution-trashing, Commander in Chief-bashing, Congress-thrashing, uniform-shaming, Ay ...
Emperor Joseph II: Your work is ingenious. It's quality work, and there are simply too many notes, that's all. Just cut a few and ...
Here may we prove the pow'r of pray'r,
To strengthen faith, and sweeten care;
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Ill fares the land, to hastening ills a prey,
Where wealth accumulates, and men decay:
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Sweet Auburn, loveliest village of the plain,
Where health and plenty cheered the labouring swain,
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Sweet smiling village, loveliest of the lawn,
Thy sports are fled and all thy charms withdrawn;
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O, better that her shattered hulk
Should sink beneath the wave;
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Ay, tear her tattered ensign down!
Long has it waved on high,
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