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But such is life, the silliest proverbs prove to be true, and when a man thinks, now it's all right, it's not all right by a long ...
They throw in Drummer Hodge, to rest
Uncoffined--just as found:
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Truth is a clumsy servant that breaks the dishes while washing them.
What are we doing here, that is the question.
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
Ten days that shook the world.
When I do count the clock that tells the time,
And see the brave day sunk in hideous night,
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The force that through the green fuse drives the flower
Drives my green age; that blasts the roots of trees
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The hand that signed the treaty bred a fever,
And famine grew, and locusts came;
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The hand that signed the paper felled a city;
Five sovereign fingers taxed the breath,
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