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A narrow Fellow in the Grass
Occasionally rides--
The Wind begun to rock the Grass
With threatening Tunes and low--
We are wearied of our huts
And the smoky smell of our garments.
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What though the radiance which was once so bright
Be now for ever taken from my sight,
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It is the test of a novel writer's art that he conceal his snake-in-the-grass; but the reader may be sure that it is always there.
Pile the bodies high at Austerlitz and Waterloo.
Shovel them under and let me work--
I am the grass; I cover all.
Salmon, shad, and alewives were formerly abundant here, and taken in weirs by the Indians ... until the dam and afterward the cana ...
In Haydn's oratorios, the notes present to the imagination not only motions, as, of the snake, the stag, and the elephant, but col ...
There's a snake lurking in the grass.
I long for scenes where man has never trod A place where woman never smiled or wept There to abide with my Creator God And sleep a ...
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