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There lives within the very flame of love
A kind of wick or snuff that will abate it.
Don: I'm not going near that country club.
Wick: Why not?
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Writing is to descend like a miner to the depths of the mine with a lamp on your forehead, a light whose dubious brightness falsif ...
blue bead on the wick,
there's that in me that
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though it flickers or
shrinks to a
blue bead on the wick,
A revolutionary poem will not tell you who or when to kill, what and when to burn, or even how to theorize. It reminds you ... whe ...
It is a great pity--but 'tis certain from every day's observation of man, that he may be set on fire like a candle, at either end- ...
I bade, because the wick and oil are spent
And frozen are the channels of the blood....
"Let me not live," quoth he,
"After my flame lacks oil, to be the snuff
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