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Behind a pot of ferns the wagging clock
Tells me the hour's word, the neural meaning
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It's this crazy weather we've been having:
Falling forward one minute, lying down the next
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This is the weather the cuckoo likes,
And so do I;
When showers betumble the chestnut spikes,
And nestlings fly:
This is the weather the shepherd shuns,
And so do I;
When beeches drip in browns and duns,
And thresh, and ply;
O suns and skies and clouds of June,
And flowers of June together,
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The weather is like the government, always in the wrong.
Ride a cock-horse to Banbury-Cross,
To see an old woman get up on her horse.
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Who killed Cock Robin?
I, said the sparrow,
With my bow and arrow,
I killed Cock Robin.
The ousel cock so black of hue,
With orange-tawny bill,
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A process in the weather of the world
Turns ghost to ghost; each mothered child
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