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I am a rose of Sharon, a lily of the valleys. As a lily among brambles, so is my love among maidens. As an apple tree among the tr ...
it was older sure than this year's cutting,
Or even last year's or the year's before.
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It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.
The house on the edge of the serious wood
Was aware, was aware
Of why he came there....
To begin at the beginning: It is spring, moonless night in the small town, starless and bible-black, the cobblestreets silent and ...
My mother said that I never should
Play with the gypsies in the wood,
O hurry to the ragged wood, for there
I will drive all those lovers out and cry
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Like vinegar on a wound is one who sings songs to a heavy heart. Like a moth in clothing or a worm in wood, sorrow gnaws at the hu ...
For lack of wood the fire goes out, and where there is no whisperer, quarreling ceases. As charcoal is to hot embers and wood to f ...
I am the rose of Sharon, and the lily of the valleys.
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