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How long she stayed I cannot tell;
But when she felt this perfidy,
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The bone-frame was made for
no such shock knit within terror,
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But now he brushed the shavings from his knee
And stood the ax there on its horse's hoof,
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Now the poor comb stood up straight
But Chucky did not.
Yet there was a man within me
Could have risen to the clouds,
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No man in America has ever stood up so persistently and effectively for the dignity of human nature, knowing himself for a man, an ...
All sailors pause to watch a steamer, and shout in welcome or derision. In one a large Newfoundland dog put his paws on the rail a ...
The baggage occupied the middle or widest part of the canoe. We also paddled by turns in the bows, now sitting with our legs exten ...
I am less affected by their heroism who stood up for half an hour in the front line at Buena Vista, than by the steady and cheerfu ...
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