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Striking his former happiness against the reef of justice he has perished unwept for and unseen.
Avoid an unusual and unfamiliar word just as you would a reef.
As the bird trims her to the gale,
I trim myself to the storm of time,
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Such as the wreck of the Hesperus,
In the midnight and the snow!
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It is so rare to meet with a man outdoors who cherishes a worthy thought in his mind, which is independent of the labor of his han ...
Perchance the time will come when we shall not be content to go back and forth upon a raft to some huge Homeric or Shakespearean I ...
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