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Description: The boss says —The center is —Good workmen then served two mastersOne a man, the other a craftA fine-edged tool biting life-long in...
Description: Everybody was wonderfulStars kept rising, pink and goldTrailing threads of breathless musicbarely out of reachHand to hand around the n...
Description: The earth is never still, but speaks her loverslying twined among the roots of grasses, lying longstretched out from hill to hillThere wher...
Description: It's a day for celebration, just to be so cheering glad and everyone to know
Description: In the soft underside of warThe home point is to be home again with honorwithout quite understanding why
Description: Every macho-mind knows exactly whatand where it is — up front, smokinghot, born to circumstance, savagewatchman of the several thousand Rights
Description: Hang hope still higher, let it ringSpend every care this dayfor hope itself must decorate the dream
Description: Campaign banner in support of Franklin Delano Roosevelt for President. The banner bears Roosevelt's image and the phrases "God Bless America" and "our next...
Description: The first time out of doors in shirtsleeves is a moment of kindlier feeling,of stern and lonely reservations gladly set aside.With the passing...
Description: In the afternoon, nothingOvernight, unseenIn the morning, a wooden horse with strangerssending telegrams for more
Description: The Little Bluebirds — has anyone expressed it betterthan Judy Garland singing. . . why, oh why, can't I
Description: We were promised, we were toldthat candy came in stripes and boxesBut some was stacked,like lost rewards, the chocolate-coated paradoxes
Description: In God we Trust assorted needsThe complex amplitudes and wasteare never balanced, only tasted
Description: If everything stopped dead — watches, tickers, hands — on every island something new would bloomand another age begin
Description: The monument is nowThe place is ripe for building a roll-callof seekers out of the earthFor each, his glory is the doingand his dre...
Description: A fire is not a place, but a containmentto keep burning.A reassembly of inner flames around the patriarch,A school and script for golden we...
Description: The fast movement was a nervous reach for something west.But along the way there was no hurry. Wait for noontime, turned round to a movement eastward,<...
Description: Bring back somehow the big HelloProlong the noisiest dayThe clapping hands are stilled too soonAnd much too far away
Description: De Pere, Wis.The sound has never left the harpThe song will never leave the well
Description: Rooms remembered for what they led toWhat they shut out and how they silent sang
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