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But that I am forbid
To tell the secrets of my prison-house,
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I am thy father's spirit,
Doomed for a certain term to walk the night,
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Heaven lies about us in our infancy!
Shades of the prison-house begin to close
Upon the growing boy.
And not in utter nakedness,
But trailing clouds of glory do we come
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The want of an international Copy-Right Law, by rendering it nearly impossible to obtain anything from the booksellers in the way ...
But soft, methinks I scent the morning air,
Brief let me be.
We are all conceived in close prison; in our mothers' wombs, we are close prisoners all; when we are born, we are born but to the ...
Under a government which imprisons any unjustly, the true place for a just man is also in prison. The proper place to-day, the onl ...
The night in prison was novel and interesting enough.... I found that even here there was a history and a gossip which never circu ...
I lately attended a meeting of the citizens of Concord, expecting, as one among many, to speak on the subject of slavery in Massac ...
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