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O! never say that I was false of heart,
Though absence seemed my flame to qualify.
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George Shears ... was hanged in a barn near the store. The rope was thrown over a beam, and he was asked to walk up a ladder to sa ...
Such was life in the Golden Gate:
Gold dusted all we drank and ate,
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Though the country seemed so new, and no house was observed by us, shut in between the banks that sunny day, we did not have to tr ...
Traveling on foot very early one morning due east from here about twenty miles,... I heard at some distance a faint music in the a ...
The ferryman had told us that all the best Indians were gone except Polis, who was one of the aristocracy.
This noon his mind was occupied with a law question, and I referred him to my companion, who was a lawyer. It appeared that he had ...
Aunt Sally she was one of the mixed-upest looking persons I ever see; except one, and that was uncle Silas, when he come in, and t ...
I always thought of photography as a naughty thing to do--that was one of my favorite things about it, and when I first did it, I ...
I wanted to learn to fly, not because it was the smart thing to do in the 1920s, but because I was afraid of anything that flew... ...
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