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A degenerate nobleman is like a turnip. There is nothing good of him but that which is underground.
Here's some more. Fresh from the turnip patch.
He could walk, or rather turn about in his little garden, and feel more solid happiness from the flourishing of a cabbage or the g ...
Under the spell of moonlight, music, flowers or the cut and smell of good tweeds, I sometimes feel the divine urge for an hour, a ...
Are sailors, frequenters of fiddlers' greens, without vices? No; but less often than with landsmen do their vices, so called, part ...
Our democracy, our culture, our whole way of life is a spectacular triumph of the blah. Why not have a political convention withou ...
Mute as a turnip from the Fourth
Of July to All Fools' Day,
O high-riser, my little loaf.
Don't look now, God, we're all right.
All the suicides are eating Black Bean Soup;
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Go on, high ship, since now, upon the shore,
The snake has left its skin upon the floor.
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Sweeping from butcher's stalls, dung, guts, and blood,
Drown'd puppies, stinking sprats, all drench'd in mud,
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