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Give blue-eyed men their swivel chairs
To whirl in tall buildings.
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Our civilization has decided ... that determining the guilt or innocence of men is a thing too important to be trusted to trained ...
Crash on crash of the sea,
straining to wreck men, sea-boards, continents,
raging against the world, furious.
See how peaceful it is here. The sea is everything. An immense reservoir of nature where I roam at will.... Think of it. On the su ...
Three wise men of Gotham
Went to sea in a bowl;
If the bowl had been stronger,
My story would have been longer.
The steel decks rock with the lightning shock, and shake with the
great recoil,
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I traveled among unknown men,
In lands beyond the sea;
Nor, England! did I know till then
What love I bore to thee.
I travelled among unknown men,
In lands beyond the sea;
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What one really wants is youth, and what one really loses is years. Life becomes at last a mere piece of acting. One goes on by ha ...
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