wry-necked quotes

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I have seen this people, how stiff-necked they are.
To say yes is to die
A lot or a little. The dead wear capably their wry
Enameled emblems. They smell.
Since the fin has come a little early this siecle and anomie is all the rage, wry, dry tenderness is a suspect commodity.
Stripped of the cunning artifices of the tailor, and standing forth in the garb of Eden,--what a sorry set of round-shouldered, sp ...
Blind with love, my daughter
has cried nightly for horses,
...
Now, the wry Rosenbloom is dead
And his finical carriers tread,
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I make this in a warring absence when
Each ancient, stone-necked minute of love's season
Harbours my anchored tongue....
A little grit in the eye destroyeth the sight of the very heavens, and a little malice or envy a world of joys. One wry principle ...
The young ... look into visages dull-eyed, long-toothed, wattle-necked, and chop-fallen, something they have never been and which ...
I never thought we'd come to this.
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