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She left the web, she left the loom,
She made three paces through the room,
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Nature seemed to have adorned herself for our departure with a profusion of fringes and curls, mingled with the bright tints of fl ...
But it chanced the other day that I scented a white water- lily.... It is the emblem of purity.... What confirmation of our hopes ...
The river ... banks were seven or eight feet high, and densely covered with white and black spruce,--which, I think, must be the c ...
A pool is, for many of us in the West, a symbol not of affluence but of order, of control over the uncontrollable. A pool is water ...
It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.
the rusty
Pump pumps over your sweating face the clear
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If I were called in
To construct a religion
I should make use of water.
We wished our two souls
might return like gulls
to the rock. In the end,
the water was too cold for us.
Grown onto every inch of plate, except
Where the hinges let it move, were living things,
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