turf quotes

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Once this soft turf, this rivulet's sands,
Were trampled by a hurrying crowd,
Oh! snatch'd away in beauty's bloom,
On thee shall press no ponderous tomb;
Few, few shall part, where many meet!
The snow shall be their winding sheet,
Good writing is always a breaking of the soil, clearing away prejudices, pulling up of sour weeds of crooked thinking, stripping t ...
Oh, to have a little house!
To own the hearth and stool and all!
I heard the beat of centaur's hoofs over the hard turf
As his dry and passionate talk devoured the afternoon.
Construed ... as turf, home just seems a provisional claim, a designation you make upon a place, not one it makes on you. A certai ...
Think of those barren places where men gather
To act in the terrible name of rectitude,
The light, the turf, and all that grows now urge
The uncertain dweller blinking to emerge....
Lie lightly on her, turf and dew:
She put so little weight on you.
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