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Pussy-cat, pussy-cat, where have you been?
I've been to London to look at the Queen.
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My chief humor is for a tyrant. I could play Ercles rarely, or a part to tear a cat in, to make all split.
A mouse does not run into the mouth of a sleeping cat.
A bestial and violent man will go so far as to kill because he is under the influence of drink, exasperated, or driven by rage and ...
To Him, the painted swallow,
to Him, the lump of amber,
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A Cat
I keep, that playes about my House,
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She does the work about the house
As well as most, but like a mouse:
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When I play with my cat, who knows whether she isn't amusing herself with me more than I with her.
There was a crooked man, and he went a crooked mile,
He found a crooked sixpence against a crooked stile:
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The poet is a man who lives at last by watching his moods. An old poet comes at last to watch his moods as narrowly as a cat does ...
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