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When the ice is covered with snow, I do not suspect the wealth under my feet; that there is as good as a mine under me wherever I ...
'Twas English cut on Greek and Latin,
Like fustian heretofore on satin;
For rhetoric, he could not ope
His mouth, but out there flew a trope;
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This Light inspires, and plays upon
The nose of Saint like Bag-pipe drone,
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And when we can with Meeter safe,
We'll call him so, if not plain Ralph,
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He could foretell whats'ever was
By consequence to come to pass.
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When civil fury first grew high,
And men fell out, they knew not why;
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For he could coin, or counterfeit
New words, with little or no wit;
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For all a rhetorician's rules
Teach nothing but to name his tools.
There are two births: the one when light
First strikes the new awakened sense;
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