shank-mare quotes

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When we traded the buffalo for a mare,
we had no milk to drink,
and we still had droppings to clean up.
I saw the Arab map.
It resembled a mare shuffling on,
a long shot at long odds, a black mare
By Hatred out of Envy by Despair.
The stallion and his mare,
unbridled, with arrow-pattern,
Nature has not placed us in an inferior rank to men, no more than the females of other animals, where we see no distinction of cap ...
Damn me, what a misery it is to have daughters when a man has a good mare and dogs.
The sixth age shifts
Into the lean and slippered pantaloon,
All the world's a stage,
And all the men and women merely players.
Though patience be a tired mare, yet she will plod.
And the country proverb known,
That every man should take his own,
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