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A wet sheet and a flowing sea,
A wind that follows fast
On the day when a young writer corrects his first proof-sheet he is as proud as a schoolboy who has just got his first dose of pox ...
The harlot's cry from street to street
Shall weave old England's winding sheet.
Bring me an axe and spade,
Bring me a winding-sheet;
Few, few shall part, where many meet!
The snow shall be their winding sheet,
Pale and pinched-up faces hovered about the windows where was tempting food; hungry eyes wandered over the profusion guarded by on ...
Forever float that standard sheet!
Where breathes the foe but falls before us,
How many paltry, foolish, painted things
That now in coaches trouble every street
Nature, hating art and pains,
Baulks and baffles plotting brains;
I know no more affecting lesson to our busy, plotting New England brains, than to go into one of our factories with which we have ...
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