sheet bend quotes

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A wet sheet and a flowing sea,
A wind that follows fast
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I am settled, and bend up
Each corporal agent to this terrible feat.
Therefore God also highly exalted him and gave him the name that is above every name, so that at the name of Jesus every knee shou ...
The past absconds
With our fortunes just as we were rounding a major
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Old maids, having never bent their temper or their lives to other lives and other tempers, as woman's destiny requires, have for t ...
On the day when a young writer corrects his first proof-sheet he is as proud as a schoolboy who has just got his first dose of pox ...
The harlot's cry from street to street
Shall weave old England's winding sheet.
Bring me an axe and spade,
Bring me a winding-sheet;
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I then went to the Parade. I saw the King. It was a glorious sight.... As a loadstone moves needles, or a storm bows the lofty oak ...
Young, and so thin, and so straight.
So straight! as if nothing could ever bend her.
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