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The bud of the apple is desire, the down-falling gold,
The catbird's gobble in the morning half-awake
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crew member [offscreen]: That's an awful big town San Francisco.
Weinberg: Strictly a one-whistle stop. There's only one city
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The fireside for the cricket,
The wheatstack for the mouse,
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There is a close tie of affection between sovereigns and their subjects; and as chaste wives should have no eyes but for their hus ...
I hope in these days we have heard the last of conformity and consistency. Let the words be gazetted and ridiculous henceforward. ...
He cast off his friends as a huntsman his pack,
For he knew when he pleas'd he could whistle them back.
Those who wait for that must wait until a shrimp learns to whistle.
Some things in life are bad
They can really make you mad
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Again we mistook a little rocky islet seen through the "drisk," with some taller bare trunks or stumps on it, for the steamer with ...
O he did whistle and she did sing,
And all the bells on earth did ring
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