rood-spire quotes

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The spire cranes. Its statue is an aviary.
Socrates drinking the hemlock,
And Jesus on the rood;
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whan he rood, men myghte his brydel heere
Gynglen in a whistlynge wynd als cleere
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With hym ther rood a gentil pardoner
Of Rouncivale, his freend and his compeer,
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But listen, up the road, something gulps, the church spire
Opens its eight bells out, skulls' mouths which will not tire
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Thus Satan talking to his neerest Mate
With Head up-lift above the wave, and Eyes
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The hedge [of hawthorns] formed a type of suite of chapels disappearing under the wall of their flowers heaped as on an altar; und ...
Someone hangs in the sky
over there from a piece of rope,
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The universe is so aptly fitted to our organization that the eye wanders and reposes at the same time. On every side there is some ...
When we were opposite to the middle of Billerica, the fields on either hand had a soft and cultivated English aspect, the village ...
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