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The Chief Defect of Henry King
Was chewing little bits of String.
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I've got the world on a string, sittin' on a rainbow, got the string around my finger.
There was an old woman and she lived in a shoe,
She had so many children, she didn't know what to do.
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If he say so, may his pernicious soul
Rot half a grain a day! He lies to the heart.
It takes a heap o' children to make a home that's true,
And home can be a palace grand, or just a plain, old shoe;
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...there is hope for a tree, if it is cut down, that it will sprout again, and that its shoots will not cease. Though its root gro ...
A tranquil mind gives life to the flesh, but passion makes the bones rot.
O make harmonious mix of voice and string
To him by whom the skies with clouds are lin'd;
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Even now the ax is lying at the root of the trees; every tree therefore that does not bear good fruit is cut down and thrown into ...
The love of money is the root of all evil.
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