russell's viper venom quotes

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"Please your honors," said he, "I'm able,
By means of a secret charm, to draw
I don't use a pen. I write with a goose quill dipped in venom.
Envy, slothful vice,
Never makes its way in lofty characters,
I have never injured anybody with a mordant poem; my
verse contains charges against nobody. Ingenuous, I have
Punctually at Christmas the soft plush
Of sentiment snows down, embosoms all
The sharp and pointed shapes of venom,
There may be in the cup
A spider steeped, and one may drink, depart,
The venom clamors of a jealous woman
Poisons more deadly than a mad dog's tooth.
no thread
Of cloudy silver sprinkles in your gown
Then suddenly the noon turns afternoon
And afternoon like an ill-written page
The old man forgot one thing. This England of his is Christian and Anglo-Saxon. And so are her corridors of power, and those who s ...
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