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Any relic of the dead is precious, if they were valued living.
No more astounding relic of the subjection of women survives in western civilization than the status of the prostitute.... In conn ...
The word "revolution" itself has become not only a dead relic of Leftism, but a key to the deadendedness of male politics: the "re ...
Nature in America has always been suspect, on the defensive, cannibalized by progress. In America, every specimen becomes a relic.
As we shoved away from this rocky coast, before sunrise, the smaller bittern, the genius of the shore, was moping along its edge, ...
The fort was the first institution that was founded here, and it is amusing to read in Champlain how assiduously they worked at it ...
The moose will, perhaps, one day become extinct; but how naturally then, when it exists only as a fossil relic, and unseen as that ...
Here on this rugged and woody hillside has grown an apple tree, not planted by man, no relic of a former orchard, but a natural gr ...
A bracelet of bright hair about the bone,
Will he not let us alone,
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