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The Sea of Faith
Was once, too, at the full, and round earth's shore
When the storm rattles my windowpane
I'll stay hunched at my desk, it will roar in vain
... through it
The roar of time plunging unchecked through the sluices
Don different from those regal Dons!
With hearts of gold and lungs of bronze,
The trumpets sound, the banners fly,
The glittering spears are ranked ready;
There is a pleasure in the pathless woods,
There is a rapture on the lonely shore,
we cast the vessel ashore
On the Gulliby Isles where the Pooh-pooh smiles,
And the Rumbletum bunders roar.
And this mighty master of the organ of language, who knew its every stop and pipe, who could awaken at will the thin silver tones ...
Masts in the offing wagged their tops;
The swinging waves pealed on the shore;
Boasting is often carried by certain Americans to the extreme. Often however it is a reaction against slights, an effort to veil d ...
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