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Warped in the weather, turned beldamish.
Passing over the earlier Continental poets, since we are bound to the pleasant archipelago of English poetry, Chaucer's is the fir ...
It's this crazy weather we've been having:
Falling forward one minute, lying down the next
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,
The weather is like the government, always in the wrong.
I'the commonwealth I would by contraries
Execute all things; for no kind of traffic
A process in the weather of the world
Turns ghost to ghost; each mothered child
Everybody talks about the weather, but nobody does anything about it.
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