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In the very midst of the crowd about this wreck, there were men with carts busily collecting the seaweed which the storm had cast ...
The single road which runs lengthwise the Cape, now winding over the plain, now through the shrubbery, which scrapes the wheels of ...
The storm is over, the land hushes to rest:
The tyrannous wind, its strength fordone,
Is fallen back in the west
In a tumultuous privacy of storm.
The line-storm clouds fly tattered and swift.
The road is forlorn all day....
I hear
the tide turning. Last
eager wave over-
taken and pulled back
by first wave of the ebb.
The morning breaks; the steeds in their stalls
Stamp and neigh, as the hostler calls;
...
The tide rises, the tide falls,
The twilight darkens, the curlew calls;
...
Thou art the ruins of the noblest man
That ever lived in the tide of times.
'Tis with my mind
As with the tide swelled up unto his height,
That makes a still-stand, running neither way.
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