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The Beggar's Rags, fluttering in Air,
Does to Rags the Heavens tear.
Style is the dress of thoughts; and let them be ever so just, if your style is homely, coarse, and vulgar, they will appear to as ...
... when the right of the individual is made sacred, when the image of God in human form, whether in marble or in clay, whether in ...
Love, all alike, no season knows, nor clime,
Nor hours, days, months, which are the rags of time.
There is no scandal like rags, nor any crime so shameful as poverty.
There's no scandal like rags, nor any crime so shameful as poverty.
The prince in disguise makes the most charming beggar in the world, no doubt; but that is because--as all fairy-tales from the beg ...
... no gentleman lies, on any occasion, with unmixed pleasure. He feels, rather, as if he had put on rags.
With fingers weary and worn,
With eyelids heavy and red,
...
They're all the same--it's always rags-to-riches or I-slept- with-so-and-so. Damned if I'm going to say that.
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