scrub-fowl quotes

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It has always been thought perfectly womanly to be a scrub- woman in the Legislature and to take care of the spittoons; that is en ...
So this tangle of impossible resolutions and irresolutions:
The desire to have fun, to make noise, and so to
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the moderate Aristotelian city
Of darning and the Eight-Fifteen, where Euclid's geometry
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I am monarch of all I survey;
My right there is none to dispute;
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Speech is often barren; but silence also does not necessarily brood over a full nest. Your still fowl, blinking at you without rem ...
Then we have difficulties between soldiers, very slight and easily disposed of; but troubles between soldiers and the carpenters w ...
As a natural process, of the same character as the development of a tree from its seed, or of a fowl from its egg, evolution exclu ...
The notes, random
From tuning, wander into the heat
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There arose, glimmering whitely over the harsh scrub and the stunted trees, a noble city, set foursquare and colonnaded along its ...
To-night she will spread her brown hair on his pillow,
But I shall be hearing the harsh cries of wild fowl.
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