snowy owl quotes

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God! I will not be an owl,
But sun me in the capitol.
The Owl and the Pussy-cat went to sea
In a beautiful pea-green boat,
A wise old owl lived in an oak;
The more he saw the less he spoke;
It was the owl that shrieked, the fatal bellman,
Which gives the stern'st good night.
The screech-owl, screeching loud,
Puts the wretch that lies in woe
In remembrance of a shroud.
When cats run home and light is come,
And dew is cold upon the ground,
Altarwise by owl-light in the half-way house
The gentleman lay graveward with his furies;
Sweet Suffolk Owl, so trimly dight
With feathers, like a lady bright,
A snowy winter preludes a bumper harvest.
I walked abroad in a snowy day;
I asked the soft snow with me to play;
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