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Description: Everybody who lived should get a gold watchfor enduranceand a chain for hanging
Description: As a sporting proposition of gaiety infused with taxesno modern culture could survivewithout a touch of France
Description: 200 years this tree grew here and so did IWe were raised here and brought up young ones
Description: New land cut out by real imaginary linesbased in older spirit courseslay and bedrock, flight of birds and pointed feet
Description: The buildup of Answers took many yearsOn Saturday the band was stilledand Monday morning they tore it downleaving front and back of another...
Description: Souvenir playing card out of a full deck from the Pan-American Exposition. The Two of Clubs displays a drawing of "The Johnstown Flood", a castle like buil...
Description: Always looking at the vacancy in that great sea of peopleAll there ever was was a greeting cardand that one a mirage
Description: Even the slow, dry, hungry engines,diggingwhat would be the best of times,cannot help but leave behind thema restlessness unchanging as bef...
Description: Page from Joy Camps photo album displaying three photographs. In each, campers are participating in a historical pageant, on a wooden stage in one photogra...
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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: He was taught restraint and patriotic fiction,letting automation byto wipe the chimneys clean of issuesand make horizons in the sky
Description: That morning is adrift in passing;it cannot last the day.Those years are anchored to each other;there is no other way.
Description: I had to know the point to which the path was trackedand when the definition would cease to be my own
Description: Souvenir playing card out of a full deck from the Pan-American Exposition. The Seven of Spades displays a drawing of "The Airship." A round building with a...
Description: Native buildings, hardly noticed in the tapestry,long as a house of indeterminatesfull of ladders unexplained
Description: We always know what day it isBecause it never fails. Sometime between the awful and the coffeethat stepson drives along the roadand all the dog...
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: First one light is the truth and then anotherbut always it is shining on some counterpart
Description: The arrangementsSomebody takes care of it:planning the details, announcements,transportation,setting the tone,fitting all the likel...
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