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My weary limbs are scarcely stretched for repose, before red dawn peeps into my chamber window, and the birds in the whispering le ...
But who, alas! can love, and then be wise?
Not that remorse did not oppose temptation;
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That man's best works should be such bungling imitations of Nature's infinite perfection, matters not much; but that he should mak ...
Spirit of her I love,
Whispering to me,
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Alas! they had been friends in youth;
But whispering tongues can poison truth.
The poplars are felled, farewell to the shade
And the whispering sound of the cool colonnade,
At about that time I was once sitting at my place and whispering--it was naughty, I know--with my neighbor. Then you, Herr Profess ...
And Space with gaunt grey eyes and her brother Time
Wheeling and whispering come,
There was never a sound beside the wood but one,
And that was my long scythe whispering to the ground.
at mothy curfew-tide,
And at midnight when the noon-heat breathes it back from walls and leads,
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