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But yet that holden this tale a folly,
As of a fox, or of a cock and hen,
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Trifles light as air
Are to the jealous confirmation strong
As proofs of holy writ.
Jerusalem, Jerusalem, the city that kills the prophets and stones those who are sent to it! How often have I desired to gather you ...
Be bold and boast, just like the cock beside the hen.
I'll be a new bird with the head of an ass,
Two pigs' feet, two men's feet, and two of a hen
I went to the Garden of Love,
And saw what I never had seen:
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A hen is only an egg's way of making another egg.
I love the language, that soft bastard Latin,
Which melts like kisses from a female mouth,
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I don't choose to say much upon this head,
I'm a plain man, and in a single station,
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Macrobius, that writ the avision
In Afrique of the worthy Scipio,
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