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Once bitten by a snake, one shies at well ropes for the next three years.
She is as in a field a silken tent
At midday when a sunny summer breeze
Has dried the dew and all its ropes relent,
But the body fails us and the mirror knows, and we no longer insist that the gray hush be carried off its surface by the cloth, fo ...
The greatest blunders, like the thickest ropes, are often compounded of a multitude of strands. Take the rope apart, separate it i ...
Going down for the last time, the last breath lying,
I grapple with eels like ropes--it's ether, it's queer
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Tilting up his nose,
He inhaled the rancid rosin, burly smells
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There is the old brute, too, the savage, the hairy man who dabbles his fingers in ropes of entrails; and gobbles and belches; whos ...
My race groaned. It was our people falling. It was another lynching, yet another Black man hanging on a tree. One more woman ambus ...
There is a social respect necessary in company: you may start your own subject of conversation with modesty, taking care, however, ...
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