slop-pail quotes

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A cow does not know how much milk it has until the milkman starts working on it. Then it looks round in surprise and sees the pail ...
If we have largely forgotten the physical discomforts of the itching, oppressive garments of the past ... then we have mercifully ...
Last season's fruit is eaten
And the fullfed beast shall kick the empty pail.
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Blueberries as big as the end of your thumb,
Real sky-blue, and heavy, and ready to drum
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The well was dry beside the door,
And so we went with pail and can
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The witch that came (the withered hag)
To wash the steps with pail and rag,
Was once the beauty Abishag,
The slogan of progress is changing from the full dinner pail to the full garage.
[O]ur people are steadily increasing their spending for higher standards of living ... the slogan of progress is changing from the ...
I stand on top
of our back steps and breathe the rich air--
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Jack and Jill
Went up the hill,
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