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Come, thick night,
And pall thee in the dunnest smoke of hell,
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The desire to be significant casts a pall.
Finishing schools in the fifties were a good place to store girls for a few years before marrying them off, a satisfactory rest st ...
There with vast wings across the canceled skies,
There in the sudden blackness the black pall
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A black pall, you know, with a silver cross on it, or R.I.P.--requiescat in pace--you know. That seems to me the most beautiful ex ...
The pallor of girl's brows shall be their pall;
Their flowers the tenderness of patient minds,
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Our indiscretion sometime serves us well
When our deep plots do pall, and that should learn us
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A long war like this makes you realise the society you really prefer, the home, goats chickens and dogs and casual acquaintances. ...
The dreary flies, lazy and casual,
Stick to the ceiling, buzz along the wall.
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If you would see how interwoven it is in the warp and woof of civilization ... go at night-fall to the top of one of the down-town ...
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