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Farewell! thou art too dear for my possessing,
And like enough thou know'st thy estimate:
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Lincoln, six feet one in his stocking feet,
The lank man, knotty and tough as a hickory rail,
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Whoever is in a hurry, shows that the thing he is about is too big for him.
We find a delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too big for the body.
"It's you," she said. "I can't get up. Forgive me
Not answering your knock. I can no more
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My anger thought you too ignoble for my love, and close examination finds you too magnificent, and only equals are joined together ...
We may seem great in an employment below our worth, but we very often look little in one that is too big for us.
Make it one for my baby
And one more for the road.
Too marvelous for words.
For my people lending their strength to the years: to the gone
years and the now years and the maybe years, washing ironing c
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