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A falcon, towering in her pride of place,
Was by a mousing owl hawked at and killed.
Cities are ... distinguished by the catastrophic forms they presuppose and which are a vital part of their essential charm. New Yo ...
Give me the islands of the upper air,
all mountains
and the towering mountain trees.
Natives of another hemisphere, they beheld, with curiosity, all the pleasing features of the American forest. The landscape before ...
When I was as you are now, towering in the confidence of twenty-one, little did I suspect that I should be at forty-nine, what I n ...
Oh, you'll love the sea. There's something about it. The hot red dawn, the towering sails, the wake on a tropical night. Oh, you'l ...
And when the festival was over, that was the end of it all. And I do not think I am being fanciful when I say that this was at lea ...
The dusk runs down the lane driven like hail;
Far off a precise whistle is escheat
...
We continued along the most extensive larch wood which I had ever seen,--tall and slender trees with fantastic branches. But thoug ...
The foreigner coming to these shores is more impressed at first by our sky-scrapers. They are new to him. He has not done anything ...
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