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If American has points of inferiority to English, they are merely matters of degree; if the Americans are, as Oliver Wendell Holme ...
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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Build thee more stately mansions, O my soul,
As the swift seasons roll!
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They say that in his prime,
Ere the pruning-knife of Time
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And if I should live to be
The last leaf upon the tree
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Good Americans, when they die, go to Paris.
Bias, point of view, fury--are they ... so dangerous and must they be ironed out of history, the hills flattened and the contours ...
... research is never completed ... Around the corner lurks another possibility of interview, another book to read, a courthouse t ...
... my last work is no sooner on the stands than letters come, suggesting a subject. The grandmothers of strangers are crying from ...
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