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The earth is mankind's ultimate haven, our blessed terra firma. When it trembles and gives way beneath our feet, it's as though on ...
Said the Duchess of Alba to Ga,
"Paint a picture to hang in my foyer!"
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In the event of an oxygen shortage on airplanes, mothers of young children are always reminded to put on their own oxygen mask fir ...
A ship is a bit of terra firma cut off from the main; it is a state in itself; and the captain is its king.
Oh, give me again the rover's life--the joy, the thrill, the whirl! Let me feel thee again, old sea! let me leap into thy saddle o ...
Treading the soil of the moon, palpating its pebbles, tasting the panic and splendor of the event, feeling in the pit of one's sto ...
His firm stanzas hang like hives in hell
Or what hell was, since now both heaven and hell
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As the light increased, I discovered around me an ocean of mist, which by chance reached up exactly to the base of the tower, and ...
A book should contain pure discoveries, glimpses of terra firma, though by shipwrecked mariners, and not the art of navigation by ...
The houses were few and far between, besides being small and rusty, though they appeared to be kept in good repair, and their door ...
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