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The stately Homes of England,
How beautiful they stand,
To prove the upper classes
Have still the upper hand.
Stately as a galleon, I sail across the floor,
Doing the military two-step, as in the days of yore.
Days of plenty and years of peace;
March of a strong land's swift increase;
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Writing a book I have found to be like building a house. A man forms a plan, and collects materials. He thinks he has enough to ra ...
'Tis not that thy mien is stately,
'Tis not that thy tones are soft;
A man perfects himself by working. Foul jungles are cleared away, fair seed-fields rise instead, and stately cities; and withal th ...
OUR Latin books in motly row,
Invite us to our task--
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And they that rule in England
In stately conclave met,
Alas, alas, for England
They have no graves as yet.
He hung out of the window a long while looking up and down the street. The world's second metropolis. In the brick houses and the ...
Half-opening her lips to the frost's morning sigh, how strangely the rose has smiled on a swift-fleeting day of September!
Ho
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