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Squats on a toad-stool under a tree
A bodiless childfull of life in the gloom,
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The day will come when thou shalt wish for me
To help thee curse this poisonous bunch-backed toad.
Even a toad has four ounces of strength.
After three leaps, even a toad needs a rest.
Edible. Good to eat and wholesome to digest, as a worm to a toad, a toad to a snake, a snake to a pig, a pig to a man, and a man t ...
The works of women are symbolical.
We sew, sew, prick our fingers, dull our sight,
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"Please your honors," said he, "I'm able,
By means of a secret charm, to draw
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Oh, to have a little house!
To own the hearth and stool and all!
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Most of us who turn to any subject we love remember some morning or evening hour when we got on a high stool to reach down an untr ...
[A toad-eater] is a metaphor taken from a mountebank's boy who eats toads in order to show his master's skill in expelling poison. ...
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