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I started Early--Took my Dog--
And visited the Sea--
He is the old hunting dog of the sea
who in the morning will rise from it
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All the morning we had heard the sea roar on the eastern shore, which was several miles distant.... It was a very inspiriting soun ...
The other evening I was determined that I would silence this shallow din; that I would walk in various directions and see if there ...
But a dog teaches a boy fidelity, perseverance, and to turn around three times before lying down--very important traits in times l ...
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.
While the hollow oak our palace is,
Our heritage the sea.
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