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Where once the waters of your face
Spun to my screws, your dry ghost blows,
The dead turns up its eye....
The criterion which we use to test the genuineness of apparent statements of fact is the criterion of verifyability. We say that a ...
People who treat other people as less than human must not be surprised when the bread they have cast on the waters comes floating ...
Dandyism is the last flicker of heroism in decadent ages.... Dandyism is a setting sun; like the declining star, it is magnificent ...
There be none of beauty's daughters
With a magic like thee;
And like music on the waters
Is thy sweet voice to me:
The waters wild went o'er his child,
And he was left lamenting.
As usual I finish the day before the sea, sumptuous this evening beneath the moon, which writes Arab symbols with phosphorescent s ...
Our decision about energy will test the character of the American people and the ability of the President and the Congress to gove ...
As social beings we live with our eyes upon our reflection, but have no assurance of the tranquillity of the waters in which we se ...
His are the quiet steeps of dreamland,
The waters of no-more-pain;
...
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