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I askèd a thief to steal me a peach
He turned up his eyes
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The dog-wood breaks white
The pear-tree has caught
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I grow old . . . I grow old . . .
I shall wear the bottoms of my trousers rolled.
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Men are born to write. The gardener saves every slip, and seed, and peach-stone: his vocation is to be a planter of plants. Not le ...
Nature, doubtless, has some compelling cause
To glut the carriers of her epidemics--
Nor did the peach complain.
Brown sugar lassie,
Caramel treat,
Honey-gold baby
Sweet enough to eat.
Peach-skinned girlie,
What wondrous life in this I lead!
Ripe apples drop about my head;
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The hearts of small children are delicate organs. A cruel beginning in this world can twist them into curious shapes. The heart of ...
Love is both Creator's and Saviour's gospel to mankind; a volume bound in rose-leaves, clasped with violets, and by the beaks of h ...
One does a whole painting for one peach and people think just the opposite--that that particular peach is but a detail.
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