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As they are not seen on their way down the streams, it is thought by fishermen that they never return, but waste away and die, cli ...
See how peaceful it is here. The sea is everything. An immense reservoir of nature where I roam at will.... Think of it. On the su ...
The sky was as full of motion and change as the desert beneath it was monotonous and still,--and there was so much sky, more than ...
Go on, high ship, since now, upon the shore,
The snake has left its skin upon the floor.
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At length, by mid-afternoon, after we had had two or three rainbows over the sea, the showers ceased, and the heavens gradually cl ...
This "charity-house," as the wrecker called it, this "Humane house," as some call it, that is, the one to which we first came, had ...
There are certain things--as, a spider, a ghost,
The income-tax, gout, an umbrella for three--
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The sea--this truth must be confessed--has no generosity. No display of manly qualities--courage, hardihood, endurance, faithfulne ...
A modern fleet of ships does not so much make use of the sea as exploit a highway.
The sea has never been friendly to man. At most it has been the accomplice of human restlessness.
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