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The hedge-sparrow fed the cuckoo so long
That it had its head bit off by its young.
Being fed by us you used us so
As that ungentle gull, the cuckoo's bird,
Useth the sparrow.
This was I,
a sparrow.
I did my best;
farewell.
If you want to catch a sparrow, you have to spill a little rice.
Although tiny, a sparrow has all five organs.
When a sparrow sips in the river, the water doesn't recede. Giving charity does not deplete wealth. Saint Kabir says so.
Years hence, perhaps, may dawn an age,
More fortunate, alas! than we,
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Ah, gentle dames! it gars me greet,
To think how mony counsels sweet,
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Of all the barbarous middle ages, that
Which is most barbarous is the middle age
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Good writing is always a breaking of the soil, clearing away prejudices, pulling up of sour weeds of crooked thinking, stripping t ...
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