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The isles of Greece! the isles of Greece
Where burning Sappho loved and sung,
we cast the vessel ashore
On the Gulliby Isles where the Pooh-pooh smiles,
And the Rumbletum bunders roar.
We have crossed the Andes, ascended Tenerife, entered Japan, "done" Niagara and the Thousand Isles, drunk delight of battle with o ...
Then for years and years
And for miles and miles
...
But who is this, what thing of sea or land?
Female of sex it seems,
...
Both Napoleon and Hitler controlled continental Europe. Neither could defeat Britain so long as she retained her mastery at sea, a ...
In a coign of the cliff between lowland and highland,
At the sea-down's edge between windward and lee,
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Columbus has sailed westward of these isles by the mariner's compass, but neither he nor his successors have found them. We are no ...
There were many vessels, like gulls, skimming over the surface of the sea, now half concealed in its troughs, their dolphin- strik ...
Perchance, coming generations will not abide the dissolution of the globe, but, availing themselves of future inventions in aerial ...
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