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I am not a literary man.... I am a man of science, and I am interested in that branch of Anthropology which deals with the history ...
The logical English train a scholar as they train an engineer. Oxford is Greek factory, as Wilton mills weave carpet, and Sheffiel ...
Here tulips bloom as they are told;
Unkempt about those hedges blows
An English unofficial rose;
dreams happy as her day;
And laughter, learnt of friends; and gentleness,
In hearts at peace, under an English heaven.
'I said it in Hebrew--I said it in Dutch--
I said it in German and Greek;
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Before the Roman came to Rye or out to Severn strode,
The rolling English drunkard made the rolling English road.
I'll sing you a new ballad, and I'll warrant it first-rate,
Of the days of that old gentleman who had that old estate;
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In those rare days, the press was seldom known to snarl or bark,
But sweetly sang of men in pow'r, like any tuneful lark;
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Dule and wae for the order sent our lads to the Border;
The English, for ance, by guile won the day:
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The populations of Pwllheli, Criccieth,
Portmadoc, Borth, Tremadoc, Penrhyndeudraeth,
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