swamp ash quotes - 10 of
We follow where the Swamp Fox guides,
His friends and merry men are we; ...
This swamp is a monument to death. Snakes, alligators, quicksand, all bent on one thing: destruction.
Oh when to apprize
Is to mesmerize, To see fall down, the Column of Gold, Into the commonest ash.
so for your arrogance
and your ruthlessness ...
Is it sweet
to possess utterly? or is it bitter, bitter as ash?
lest I bend an ash-tree into a taut bow, and slay and tear all the roots from the earth.
The narcissus has copied the arch
of your slight breast: ...
Thoth, Hermes, the stylus,
the palette, the pen, the quill endure, ...
Recover the secret of Isis,
which is: there was One ...
O quick quick quick, quick hear the song sparrow,
Swamp sparrow, fox sparrow, vesper sparrow At dawn and dusk.
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