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The man Shelley, in very truth, is not entirely sane, and Shelley's poetry is not entirely sane either. The Shelley of actual life ...
Our hours in love have wings; in absence, crutches.
A great black presence beats its wings in wrath.
Above the boneyard burn its golden eyes.
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butter fat goosegirls, bounced in a gambo bed,
Their breasts full of honey, under their gander king
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On wings of morning our prayers and devotions are soaring.
All of creation awakens, the Maker adoring.
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Forth from his dark and lonely hiding-place,
(Portentous sight!) the owlet Atheism,
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Bright-black-eyed silvery creature, brushed with brown,
The wings not folded in repose, but spread.
In Europe, a man of genius is almost privileged. If he be a poet or an artist, allowances are made for the extravagance of his fan ...
the mud
Flies from his hunching wings and beak--my heart,
The blue kingfisher dives on you in fire.
Never in my life have I met anyone who did not agree that Emerson is an inspiring writer. One may not accept his thought in toto, ...
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