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When a horse comes to the edge of the cliff, it is too late to draw rein; when a boat reaches midstream, it is too late to stop th ...
And is it true? And is it true,
This most tremendous tale of all,
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I discuss with myself questions of politics, love, taste, or philosophy. I let my mind rove wantonly, give it free rein to follow ...
Marriage accustomed one to the good things, so one came to take them for granted, but magnified the bad things, so they came to fe ...
'Whoever it is that leaves him out so late,
When other creatures have gone to stall and bine,
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Burst into my narrow stall;
Swing the picture on the wall;
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School success is not predicted by a child's fund of facts or a precocious ability to read as much as by emotional and social meas ...
Generation on generation, your neck rubbed the windowsill
of the stall, smoothing the wood as the sea smooths glass.
Old age, believe me, is a good and pleasant thing. It is true you are gently shouldered off the stage, but then you are given such ...
I caught this morning morning's minion, king-
dom of daylight's dauphin, dapple-dawn-drawn Falcon, in his riding
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