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Though they are of monstrous shape, yet note
Their manners are more gentle, kind, than of
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Mine ear is much enamoured of thy note;
So is mine eye enthrall├Ęd to thy shape;
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But virtue, as it never will be moved,
Though lewdness court it in a shape of heaven,
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Be thou a spirit of health, or goblin damned,
Bring with thee airs from heaven, or blasts from hell,
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Measured by any standard known to science--by horse-power, calories, volts, mass in any shape,--the tension and vibration and volu ...
Our Sight is the most perfect and most delightful of all our Senses. It fills the Mind with the largest Variety of Ideas, converse ...
During the cattle drives, Texas cowboy music came into national significance. Its practical purpose is well known--it was used pri ...
Pessimists say that the family is eroding. Optimists say the family is diversifying. Both points of view are right. Families are m ...
This is the shape of the tree,
And the flower and the leaf, and the three pale beautiful pilgrims:
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We vivisect the nightingale
To probe the secret of his note.
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