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The ties between gentle folk are as pure as water; the links between scoundrels are as thick as honey.
"The only one who has ever been really mysterious." (Joan Crawford); "Her mystery was as thick as a London fog." (Tallulah Bankhea ...
I almost think we're all of us Ghosts, Pastor Manders. It's not only what we have inherited from our father and mother that "walks ...
His legions, angel forms, who lay intranst
Thick as autumnal leaves that strow the brooks
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Behold the walls of Jericho. Maybe not as thick as the ones that Joshua blew down with his trumpet, but a lot safer. See, I have n ...
The trees persist, yeasty and sensuous,
as thick as saints.
'Or like small gnats and flies, as thick as mist
On evening marches, thronged about the brow
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The next summer I saw a sloop from Chatham dragging for anchors and chains just off this shore.... It is a singular employment, at ...
Men, you are all marksmen--don't one of you fire until you see the whites of their eyes.
In marble halls as white as milk,
Lined with a skin as soft as silk,
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