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And he was driven from men, and did eat grass as oxen, and his body was wet with the dew of heaven, till his hairs were grown like ...
owls in the beardusky woods
How cheerfully he seems to grin,
How neatly spreads his claws,
'Twas brillig, and the slithy toves
Did gyre and gimble in the wabe:
A: You are afraid of intimacy. B: I have seen your claws and sharp teeth.
A harvest mouse goes scampering by,
With silver claws and silver eye;
These hunt, as they have done
But with claws and teeth grown perfect,

More deadly than they can believe.
Who clipped the lion's wings
And flea'd his rump and pared his claws?
I should have been a pair of ragged claws
Scuttling across the floors of silent seas.
Her image was my ensign: snows melted,
Hedges sprouted, the moon tenderly shone,
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