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The most serious thing about war is the slaughter of boys. It is the boys of the country who must face the enemy. They lose educat ...
A circle swoop, and a quick parabola under the bridge arches
Where light pushes through;
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Life is a long Dardenelles, My Dear Madam, the shores whereof are bright with flowers, which we want to pluck, but the bank is too ...
Did you say all? O hell-kite! All?
What, all my pretty chickens and their dam
At one fell swoop?
The quality of decision is like the well-timed swoop of a falcon which enables it to strike and destroy its victim.
In the winter of '46-7 there came a hundred men of Hyperborean extraction swoop down on to our pond one morning, with many carload ...
Fortune's a right whore.
If she give ought, she deals it in small parcels,
That she may take away all at one swoop.
A falcon, towering in her pride of place,
Was by a mousing owl hawked at and killed.
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