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Before a day was over,
Home comes the rover,
For mother's kiss--sweeter this
Than any other thing!
Old Rover in his moss-greened house
Mumbles a bone, and barks at a mouse.
Whatever Epic may mean, it implies some weight and solidity; Romance means nothing, if it does not convey some notion of mystery a ...
All legendary obstacles lay between
Us, the long imaginary plain,
The monstrous ruck of mountains
One dreadful sound could the Rover hear,
A sound as if, with the Inchcape Bell,
The Devil below was ringing his knell.
There is no sinner like a young saint.
We can travel longer, night and day, without losing our spirits than almost any persons we ever met.
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