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This is the Night Mail crossing the Border,
Bringing the cheque and the postal order,
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The only serious rival to Pepys is Boswell, but Boswell is a snail without a shell. He trails through life unhoused and exclamator ...
The snail in his museum
wears his mother all day,
he hides his mysterious bottom
as if it were rotten fruit.
Perseverance, dear my lord,
Keeps honor bright; to have done is to hang
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Saul clothed David with his armor; he put a bronze helmet on his head and clothed him with a coat of mail. David strapped Saul's s ...
Lord, crack their teeth! Lord, crush these lions' jaws!
So let them sink as water in the sand;
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"Theater of cruelty" means a theater difficult and cruel for myself first of all. And, on the level of performance, it is not the ...
creamy iridescent coats of mail,
with small iridescent flies crawling on them.
"Will you walk a little faster?" said a whiting to a snail,
"There's a porpoise close behind us, and he's treading on my
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Surely, of all creatures we eat, we are most brutal to snails. Helix optera is dug out of the earth where he has been peacefully e ...
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