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These cheeks were wont more fresh and fair to be;
But now, what once made me so much admired
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But ancient insolence is wont to bear an insolence that has its youth among human miseries, sooner or later, when the fixed time o ...
He had read much, if one considers his long life; but his contemplation was much more than his reading. He was wont to say that if ...
Leander, who was nightly wont
(What maid will not the tale remember?)
To cross thy stream, broad Hellespont!
My old grannum (rest her soul) was wont to say, there were but two families in the world, have-much and have-little.
I never understood exactly why people get engaged--The only time I ever did the most disastrous things happened--but I feel that t ...
Why wont they let a year die without bringing in a new one on the instant, cant they use birth control on time? I want an interreg ...
Kings were wont to honour philosophers; but if I had such I would honour them as angels that should have such purity in them that ...
Let a man learn to look for the permanent in the mutable and fleeting; let him learn to bear the disappearance of things he was wo ...
In time the strong and stately turrets fall,
In time the rose and silver lilies die,
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