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The comfortable smell of friendly fingers,
Hair's fragrance, and the musty reek that lingers
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But the lightning which explodes and fashions planets, maker of planets and suns, is in him. On one side elemental order, sandston ...
Innings and afternoons. Fly lost in sunset.
Throwing arm gone bad. There's your old ball game.
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The cold smell of potato mould, the squelch and slap
Of soggy peat, the curt cuts of an edge
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Some day I will go to Aarhus
To see his peat-brown head,
The mild pods of his eye-lids,
His pointed skin cap.
Oh, give me again the rover's life--the joy, the thrill, the whirl! Let me feel thee again, old sea! let me leap into thy saddle o ...
You common cry of curs, whose breath I hate
As reek a'th'rotten fens, whose loves I prize
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Houndsditch was ... a crumbling and smoke-grimed necropolis in boarded windows, mummified everywhere by old railings, stagnant air ...
The Universal Soul, as it is called, has an interest in the stacking of hay, the foddering of cattle, and the draining of peat-mea ...
But there are spirits of a yet more liberal culture, to whom no simplicity is barren. There are not only stately pines, but fragil ...
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