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--'I wish I had feathers, a fine sweeping gown,
And a delicate face, and could strut about Town!'--
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whence such fair garments, such prosperi-ty?'--
'O didn't you know I'd been ruined?' said she.
The glory of a king is a multitude of people; without people a prince is ruined.
Old heavens, you used to tweak above us,
Standing like rain whenever a salvo . . . Old heavens,
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All over Harlem, Negro boys and girls are growing into stunted maturity, trying desperately to find a place to stand; and the wond ...
Then you, ye auld, snick-drawing dog!
Ye cam to Paradise incog,
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The poorest man may in his cottage bid defiance to all the forces of the Crown. It may be frail--its roof may shake--the wind may ...
Russian forests crash down under the axe, billions of trees are dying, the habitations of animals and birds are layed waste, river ...
Keep carefully not of all scrapes and quarrels. They lower a character extremely; and are particularly dangerous in France, where ...
Most reputations are not ruined but forgotten.
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