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Was it the proud full sail of his great verse,
Bound for the prize of all too precious you,
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John Forbes: You were voted the prettiest girl in the class; I was voted the boy most likely to succeed. Something should happen t ...
His reversed body gracefully curved, his brown legs hoisted like a Tarentine sail, his joined ankles tacking, Van gripped with spl ...
From the foundation of a wooden observatory ... we could see Monadnock, in simple grandeur, in the northwest, rising nearly a thou ...
With a bending sail we glided rapidly by Tyngsborough and Chelmsford, each holding in one hand half of a tart country apple pie wh ...
We had made about fifty miles this day with sail and oar, and now, far in the evening, our boat was grating against the bulrushes ...
It was a poetic recreation to watch those distant sails steering for half-fabulous ports, whose very names are a mysterious music ...
For half a mile from the shore it was one mass of white breakers, which, with the wind, made such a din that we could hardly hear ...
He carried no change of clothing, but putting on a stout, thick jacket, which he laid aside in the canoe, and seizing a full-sized ...
What was the meaning of that South-Sea Exploring Expedition, with all its parade and expense, but an indirect recognition of the f ...
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