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Description: The log who was made King of Logs is here entombedeight round, ten longFor his design, the strengthened forestcapriciously outgrew them all...
Description: Lightning cleared the air, that we could seejust how deep the rootland layFar below the wished for, but not beyond the Will
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Description: He was taught restraint and patriotic fiction,letting automation byto wipe the chimneys clean of issuesand make horizons in the sky
Description: That cottage all with melting roses —It was such fun to think ahead of it,to condition all that air with smokesudsand pick the mud out of o...
Description: You don't have to pay if you can prove that the fun you had was clean
Description: A one-sided badge with the words "I'm From Green Bay Wis." printed on it.
Description: Far outThe last report on peace to reach us herewas neither a promise nor easy Faithbut the hardest of all, the waiting for neveran...
Description: As a sporting proposition of gaiety infused with taxesno modern culture could survivewithout a touch of France
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: 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 fife and drum are not so innocentthe vulture's eye is on the dance
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: There used to be a quiet. It wasn't deafness, it was rosesBut they don't make it any moreThey think it was a toy
Description: The style of reachings, temporal or spiritual, for transformation of the earthThe chapel of Rockford Female Seminary, later Rockford College, 1889-...
Description: Put aside anything so futileAll that fermented timespent and blackened, much obscured,is now restored with cheese and wine
Description: In the afternoon, nothingOvernight, unseenIn the morning, a wooden horse with strangerssending telegrams for more
Description: The world is flat; we get aroundthis stretched credulityby going straight as an arrowand meeting ourselves in a space of time
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: Patience we learned and requiemto rest the tense who dieFor we forgot the brazen earthin courtship of the sky
Description: The bargain was that the driven wedgewould never be withdrawn
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