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As we walked homeward across the fields, the sun dropped and lay like a great golden globe in the low west. While it hung there, t ...
The mountain and the squirrel
Had a quarrel,
And the former called the latter "Little Prig";
The mountain stood there to be pointed at.
Pasture ran up the side a little way,
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The mountain held the town as in a shadow.
We have climbed the mountain,
There's nothing more to do.
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An April Sunday brings the snow
Making the blossom on the plum trees green,
Not white. An hour or two, and it will go.
Neither the historian nor the cartographer can ever reproduce the reality they are trying to communicate to the reader of books or ...
I'll walk where my own nature would be leading:
It vexes me to choose another guide:
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And the might of the Gentile, unsmote by the sword,
Hath melted like snow in the glance of the Lord!
'Tis distance lends enchantment to the view,
And robes the mountain in its azure hue.
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