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Christopher Cross: You shouldn't be alone in the street so late at night.
Kitty March: I was coming home from work.
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The ousel cock so black of hue,
With orange-tawny bill,
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Mr. [Christopher] Smart the poet was here yesterday.... This ingenious writer is one of the most unfortunate of men--he has been t ...
Fool that I was, upon my eagle's wings
I bore this wren, till I was tired with soaring,
And now he mounts above me.
Raphael paints wisdom; Handel sings it, Phidias carves it, Shakespeare writes it, Wren builds it, Columbus sails it, Luther preach ...
Herein is the explanation of the analogies, which exist in all the arts. They are the re-appearance of one mind, working in many m ...
They all laughed at Christopher Columbus
When he said the world was round.
Christopher Columbus!
Christopher Columbus, as everyone knows, is honoured by posterity because he was the last to discover America.
There was an old man with a beard,
who said, "It is just as I feared!--
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