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Consider the difference between looking and staring. A look is voluntary; it is also mobile, rising and falling in intensity as it ...
The time of the seasons and the constellations
The time of milking and the time of harvest
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We have one other pond just like this, White Pond, in Nine Acre Corner, about two and a half miles westerly; but, though I am acqu ...
Moving between the legs of tables and of chairs,
Rising or falling, grasping at kisses and toys,
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Conscience ... lacks the power to externalize itself, the power to make itself into a Thing, and to endure being. It lives in drea ...
The forehead and the little ears
Have gone where Saturn keeps the years;
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No one who has seen a baby sinking back satiated from the breast and falling asleep with flushed cheeks and a blissful smile can e ...
Love's the only thing I've thought of or read about since I was knee-high. That's what I always dreamed of, of meeting somebody an ...
No two moments are any more alike than two snowflakes. Like snowflakes, they get that same look from being so plentiful and fallin ...
They felt the rush of the sap in the spring, they knew the wave which cannot halt, but every year throws forward the seed to beget ...
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