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As a tiger may lose its footing on soft ground, so people may be tripped up by sweet words.
Soft are the hands of Love,
but what soft hands
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I walked abroad in a snowy day;
I asked the soft snow with me to play;
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What Soft--Cherubic Creatures--
These Gentlewomen are--
One would as soon assault a Plush--
Or violate a Star--
Massa's in de cold, cold ground.
To stand on common ground
here and there gritty with pebbles
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the white
bruised
ground-mist the mirage
of a true lake.
Living in cities is an art, and we need the vocabulary of art, of style, to describe the peculiar relationship between man and mat ...
Soft you, a word or two before you go.
Like bright metal on a sullen ground,
My reformation, glitt'ring o'er my fault,
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