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  • Returning Of Issue
    Tomorrow will be your last day here. Someone is speaking:
    A familiar voice, speaking again at all of us.
    And beyond the windowsâ?? it is inside now, and autumnâ??
    On a wind growing daily harsher, small things to the earth ...
  • Lessons Of The War
    To Alan Mitchell

    Vixi duellis nuper idoneus
    Et militavi non sine gloria
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  • Unarmed Combat
    In due course of course you will all be issued with
    Your proper issue; but until tomorrow,
    You can hardly be said to need it; and until that time,
    We shall have unarmed combat. I shall teach you. ...
  • Movement Of Bodies
    Those of you that have got through the rest, I am going to rapidly
    Devote a little time to showing you, those that can master it,
    A few ideas about tactics, which must not be confused
    With what we call strategy. Tactics is merely ...
  • The Auction Sale
    Within the great grey flapping tent
    The damp crowd stood or stamped about;
    And some came in, and some went out
    To drink the moist November air; ...
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  • Perceptionmgmt1: can we trade henry kissinger for trevor reed?
  • Shewinfan: henry reed has a bit in this: he wrote the words for arthur bliss's "aubade for coronation morning":
  • Eberleindesign: conceived 41 years ago by arthur ross and henry hope reed, the awards recognize the achievements of architects, designers, painters, sculptors, artisans, landscape designers, interior designers, patrons, and others dedicated to preserving and advancing the classical tradition.
  • Rutharnold: i am so lucky to be surrounded by beautiful trees. i watch them move through the window as i talk and often think of this line: “the branches hold in the gardens their silent, eloquent gestures, which in our case we have not got.” henry reed, on beauty interrupting war.
  • Chuckmodi1: bernie sanders becoming more pro-war than henry kissinger pretty much sums up 2022 as a whole for me.
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Tyranny.
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'Spring-germs, spring-germs,
I charge you by your life, go back to death.
This glebe is sick, this wind is foul of breath.
Stay: feed the worms.

'Oh! every clod
Is faint, and falters from the war of growth
And crumbles in a dreary dust of sloth,
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