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Here she lies (in bed of spice)
Fair as Eve in Paradise:
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In middle life each man wrote a long elegiac work centering on the death of someone very near his heart: Tennyson's In Memoriam su ...
Westminster Abbey is nature crystallized into a conventional form by man, with his sorrows, his joys, his failures, and his seekin ...
It was a time when only the dead
smiled, happy in their peace.
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Maybe the only thing worse than having to give gratitude constantly ... is having to accept it.
It is not what they built. It is what they knocked down.
It is not the houses. It is the spaces between the houses.
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Until, on Vinegar Hill, the fatal conclave.
Terraced thousands died, shaking scythes at cannon.
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Man hands on misery to man.
It deepens like a coastal shelf.
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Foemen at morn, but friends at eve--
Fame or country least their care:
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Nobody dast blame this man.... For a salesman, there is no rock bottom to the life. He don't put a bolt to a nut, he don't tell yo ...
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