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Description: The fife and drum are not so innocentthe vulture's eye is on the dance
Description: Let us be wrong in all our judgmentsAt that fine point We cannot quite believethe steps between the superstitionsThe feathers, the little e...
Description: Well-scrubbed proprieties, in no dangerexcept the possible over-minding of their own mannersor being out-voted by Activists
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: Height is mightThe expansionists and the youngwant up the elevationAn overview high, and especially away
Description: A man in motion moves upon good reason.To create disorderhe must stop and settle down.
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: First-rate minds to write books, guide the young and lead the nationbut the target runs close to the ground
Description: Everybody who lived should get a gold watchfor enduranceand a chain for hanging
Description: Each little world has its private Atlasworking his ethic in longhandtoward the stage set for the point of No Return
Description: Native buildings, hardly noticed in the tapestry,long as a house of indeterminatesfull of ladders unexplained
Description: Unkind to speak of the ancestral vocabulary as dream-talk,unkind to wake the dreamer
Description: Patience we learned and requiemto rest the tense who dieFor we forgot the brazen earthin courtship of the sky
Description: Always looking at the vacancy in that great sea of peopleAll there ever was was a greeting cardand that one a mirage
Description: I had to know the point to which the path was trackedand when the definition would cease to be my own
Description: The disconnection sways,rings out the moving targets racing with the mind in mathematic soundthat vanish in the distance and then appear againa...
Description: Page from Sue Ann Hackett Blue Album displaying several scenes from the interior of Cabin I. Includes photographs of girls on bunk beds, storage areas next...
Description: As though the tree inclined lacked discipline, pruned of its working part
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: No one will tellNo one would dare to put in printthe Secret Knowledge.That word of mouth is frozen deepand all Report is still
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