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Description: Well-scrubbed proprieties, in no dangerexcept the possible over-minding of their own mannersor being out-voted by Activists
Description: Dearest Daughter,The year is flown.We can't compete and we stand alone
Description: Sunday was the day when, to a stranger,almost nothing happened. But to usit was the best day of all
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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: A word without momentum that settled on a note of calmcaught windand spun its venom into froth, to coola Sunday afternoon in June
Description: Our side of the fence is all dovetail — where theywinked and upset the story-book, that'sover on your sideHuge log attracts a loyal fan clu...
Description: Everybody was wonderfulStars kept rising, pink and goldTrailing threads of breathless musicbarely out of reachHand to hand around the n...
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: The buildup of Answers took many yearsOn Saturday the band was stilledand Monday morning they tore it downleaving front and back of another...
Description: White horses, white fences that money can't buy
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: First-rate minds to write books, guide the young and lead the nationbut the target runs close to the ground
Description: As a sporting proposition of gaiety infused with taxesno modern culture could survivewithout a touch of France
Description: An unhappy majoritysome of whom voted for frivolous reasonsreflected the north/south splitIn their nascent paranoia, they preached their vi...
Description: Although they remembered everything that could not be tolerated,their better natures,surfacing through waves of church-worn care,prevailed over...
Description: Every macho-mind knows exactly whatand where it is — up front, smokinghot, born to circumstance, savagewatchman of the several thousand Rights
Description: Unkind to speak of the ancestral vocabulary as dream-talk,unkind to wake the dreamer
Description: Rooms remembered for what they led toWhat they shut out and how they silent sang
Description: Hang hope still higher, let it ringSpend every care this dayfor hope itself must decorate the dream
Description: A child could count in rounded numbersthe Christmas chance of pudding from the sky
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