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A mortal, born of woman, few of days and full of trouble, comes up like a flower and withers, flees like a shadow and does not las ...
Fashion is primitive in its insistence on exhibitionism, which withers in isolation. The catwalk fashion show with its incandescen ...
So melts, so vanisheth, so fades, so withers
The rose, the shine, the bubble, and the snow
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O sinewy silver biplane, nudging the wind's withers!
There, from Kill Devils Hill at Kitty Hawk
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Worst, when this sensualism intrudes into the education of young women, and withers the hope and affection of human nature, by tea ...
The state is not "abolished," it withers away.
Women's liberation, if it abolishes the patriarchal family, will abolish a necessary substructure of the authoritarian state, and ...
Smart lad, to slip betimes away
From fields where glory does not stay,
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List Lady be not coy, and be not cosen'd
With that same vaunted name Virginity,
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In the weltering hell of the Moorooroo plain
The Yatala Wangary withers and dies,
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