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We wished our two souls
might return like gulls
to the rock. In the end,
the water was too cold for us.
Grown onto every inch of plate, except
Where the hinges let it move, were living things,
...
The senseless drowned
Have faces nobody would care to see,
...
Lord, crack their teeth! Lord, crush these lions' jaws!
So let them sink as water in the sand;
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My idea of good company ... is the company of clever, well-informed people who have a great deal of conversation; that is what I c ...
There is something I have forgotten, some precious thing.
I shall be seeking ornaments of ivory,
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Eternal Venice sinking by degrees
Into the very water that she lights;
The night was thick and hazy
When the "Piccadilly Daisy"
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"Come, boys, I know there's kindly hearts among so good a
crowd--
To be in such good company would make a deacon proud.
A harvest mouse goes scampering by,
With silver claws and silver eye;
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