swain-son's thrush quotes

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An aged thrush, frail, gaunt, and small,
In blast-beruffled plume,
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Rather than have it the principal thing in my son's mind, I would gladly have him think that the sun went round the earth, and tha ...
That's the wise thrush; he sings each song twice over,
Lest you should think he never could recapture
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Now you courtly dames and knights,
That study only strange delights,
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As the mother of a son, I do not accept that alienation from me is necessary for his discovery of himself. As a woman, I will not ...
There are two kinds of fathers in traditional households: the fathers of sons and the fathers of daughters. These two kinds of fat ...
Oh my son's my son till he gets him a wife,
But my daughter's my daughter all her life.
But sound of water over a rock
Where the hermit-thrush sings in the pine trees
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I am a willow of the wilderness,
Loving the wind that bent me. All my hurts
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As I came to the edge of the woods,
Thrush music--hark!
Now if it was dusk outside,
Inside it was dark.
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