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When sleep enters the body like smoke
and man journeys into the abyss
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Thou saist that dropping houses and eek smoke
And chiding wives maken men to flee
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The military mind is indeed a menace. Old-fashioned futurity that sees only men fighting and dying in smoke and fire; hears nothin ...
Next, pipes are lit by those who smoke, and veils are donned by those who have them, and we hastily examine and dry our plants, an ...
I was asked to-night why I refuse to have truck with intellectuals after business hours. But of course I won't. 1. I am not an int ...
Than smoke and mist who better could appraise
The kindred spirit of an inner haze?
"Why wouldn't it scare me to have a fire
Begin in smudge with ropy smoke, and know
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If in that Syrian garden, ages slain,
You sleep, and know not you are dead in vain,
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There upon
Cushions from Harrods, strewn in tumbled heaps
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It was all smoke, and no salt, Attic or other.
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