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the white-crested fillies of the surge
And the white horses of the windy plain.
Wheeled swiftly, wings emerge from larval-silver hangars.
Taut motors surge, space-gnawing, into flight;
Masts in the offing wagged their tops;
The swinging waves pealed on the shore;
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The temples, the tank, the jail, the palace, the birds, the carrion, the Guest House, that came into view as they issued from the ...
So gladly, from the songs of modern speech
Men turn, and see the stars, and feel the free
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The huge black clock hand is still at rest but is on the point of making its once-a-minute gesture; that resilient jolt will set a ...
We feign pity when we want to demonstrate our ascendancy over feelings of hostility: but usually in vain. Whenever we notice this, ...
The comic imagination deals in miraculous transformations and instantaneous casting-off of burdens and sufferings. It releases sud ...
Despair,
I don't like you very well.
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The murmuring surge,
That on th' unnumbered idle pebble chafes,
Cannot be heard so high.
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