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"Hope" is the thing with feathers--
That perches in the soul--
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The feathers of the willow
Are half of them grown yellow
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Laughter means: taking a mischievous delight in someone else's uneasiness, but with a good conscience.
These growing feathers plucked from Caesar's wing
Will make him fly an ordinary pitch,
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Alack, the night comes on, and the bleak winds
Do sorely ruffle; for many miles about
There's scarce a bush.
When someone borrows an animal from another and it is injured or dies, the owner not being present, full restitution shall be made ...
Pharaoh arose in the night, he and all his officials and all the Egyptians; and there was a loud cry in Egypt, for there was not a ...
If someone is burdened with the blood of another, let that killer be a fugitive until death; let no one offer assistance.
O my Lord, please send someone else.
And he was driven from men, and did eat grass as oxen, and his body was wet with the dew of heaven, till his hairs were grown like ...
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