tortoise-beetle quotes

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The Lord wrote it all down on the little slate
Of the baby tortoise.
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A terrible, beetle-browed, mastiff-mouthed, yellow-skinned, broad-bottomed, grim-taciturn individual; with a pair of dull-cruel-lo ...
I live on toasted lizards,
Prickly pears, and parrot gizzards,
And I'm really very fond of beetle-pie.
Now Air is hush'd, save where the weak-ey'd Bat,
With short shrill Shriek flits by on leathern Wing,
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The curfew tolls the knell of parting day,
The lowing herd wind slowly o'er the lea,
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After the planet becomes theirs, many millions of years will have to pass before a beetle particularly loved by God, at the end of ...
If anyone should be asked, what is the subject wherein color or weight inheres, he would have nothing to say but, the solid and ex ...
The first requirement of politics is not intellect or stamina but patience. Politics is a very long run game and the tortoise will ...
There was an old woman and she lived in a shoe,
She had so many children, she didn't know what to do.
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The sense of death is most in apprehension,
And the poor beetle that we tread upon
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