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"I couldn't afford to learn it," said the Mock Turtle with a sigh. "I only took the regular course."
"What was that?" inquire
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The tiger in the tiger-pit
Is not more irritable than I.
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My head gripped in bony vise
of knees, the writhing struggle
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Work is a responsibility most adults assume, a burden at times, a complication, but also a challenge that, like children, requires ...
the white eyes writhing in his face,
His hanging face, like a devil's sick of sin;
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Ah, when shall come love's courage to be strong!
Tell me, O Lord--tell me, O Lord, how long
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I put away my brushes; resolutely crucified my divine gift, and while it hung writhing on the cross, spent my best years and power ...
O Lord our God, help us to tear their soldiers to bloody shreds with our shells; help us to cover their smiling fields with the pa ...
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