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As a tiger may lose its footing on soft ground, so people may be tripped up by sweet words.
Love is sinister,
is mean to us in separation;
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Emerson was the greater artist. His essays contain some of the most beautiful language in our literature. How Henry James could ha ...
Even the most incompetent English actor, coming on the stage briefly to announce the presence below of Lord and Lady Ditherege, gi ...
Since time immemorial, one the dry earth, scraped to the bone, of this immeasurable country, a few men travelled ceaselessly, they ...
That air would disappear from the whole earth in time, perhaps; but long after his day. He did not know just when it had become so ...
O why do you walk through the fields in gloves,
Missing so much and so much?
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Now, good night! may Sweetest Slumbers
And soft Silence fall in numbers
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or the warm soft side
Of the resigning yet resisting bride.
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Have you seen but a bright lily grow
Before rude hands have touch'd it?
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