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The feathers of the willow
Are half of them grown yellow
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My mother had a maid called Barbary;
She was in love, and he she loved proved mad,
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There is a willow grows aslant a brook
That shows his hoar leaves in the glassy stream.
Make me a willow cabin at your gate,
And call upon my soul within the house;
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Years hence, perhaps, may dawn an age,
More fortunate, alas! than we,
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Lay a garland on my hearse,
Of the dismal yew;
Maidens, willow branches bear;
Say I died true.
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 ...
The sounds are: the brisk swish of broom on tatami matting, the raucous cawing of hooded crows in a nearby willow grove; clickety- ...
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