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Description: "I am the man with measuring pole on my shoulder. At the age of 21 years I was sawing log in the woods. Since then I have seen the old time way go and the...
Description: I'll show you all the imported gracesand you shall see New Fontainebleau
Description: Some towering hand-made genius had fighting words to sell
Description: The arrangementsSomebody takes care of it:planning the details, announcements,transportation,setting the tone,fitting all the likel...
Description: As a sporting proposition of gaiety infused with taxesno modern culture could survivewithout a touch of France
Description: Height is mightThe expansionists and the youngwant up the elevationAn overview high, and especially away
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Description: The style of reachings, temporal or spiritual, for transformation of the earthThe chapel of Rockford Female Seminary, later Rockford College, 1889-...
Description: Well-scrubbed proprieties, in no dangerexcept the possible over-minding of their own mannersor being out-voted by Activists
Description: As though the tree inclined lacked discipline, pruned of its working part
Description: The fife and drum are not so innocentthe vulture's eye is on the dance
Description: Exercise the body to work off the weight of mind,of pushing uphilla month-long night of doom.A better foot is leavenedfrom the bottom o...
Description: When we built our housewe couldn't afford it, but we built everything the bestIt's our fortune, and I am so very thankfulA rockAn ark...
Description: To some who want to leaveit would be dullBut to us who want to staythe moment is surprising:never laxonly turning out of nowhere lastin...
Description: Always looking at the vacancy in that great sea of peopleAll there ever was was a greeting cardand that one a mirage
Description: That time of year.Let's go watch the big wheelsThe Saint, the King of Breakup with his Fool, parade the tarot Jack of Dice,their drumme...
Description: First-rate minds to write books, guide the young and lead the nationbut the target runs close to the ground
Description: She didn't quite make clear what we were going to find when we got hereon the outer edge of worryIt wasn't Chinamen and it wasn't wild riceA ha...
Description: Star of our Jesus, so extra brightMake me a country child just for tonightBur Grinnerung an dieJubiläumsfeier der Freien Gemeinde von Sauf...
Description: Patience we learned and requiemto rest the tense who dieFor we forgot the brazen earthin courtship of the sky
Description: New land cut out by real imaginary linesbased in older spirit courseslay and bedrock, flight of birds and pointed feet
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