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There are a sort of men whose visages
Do cream and mantle like a standing pond,
...
frog pond ...
a leaf falls in
without a sound
In the right stage of the weather a pond fires its evening gun with great regularity.
American society is a sort of flat, fresh-water pond which absorbs silently, without reaction, anything which is thrown into it.
The well-cared-for woman is a parasite, and the woman who must work is a slave.
An old pond--
a frog tumbles in--
the sound of water.
That big gun in your hand makes you look grown up--you think! I'll bet you spend hours posing in front of a mirror holding it, try ...
Each alone,
each separately, I come
...
The people of this country are too tolerant. There's no other country in the world where they'd allow it... After all we built up ...
Henry David Thoreau and Charles Darwin form both a spectacular comparison and contrast. Both Thoreau and Darwin were voyagers. One ...
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