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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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Time 9 Away 7 Never 6 Morning 6 Start 5 Point 5 Tomorrow 5 Place 5 Speak 5 Feel 4


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  • Robertsnickc: many a genius has been slow of growth. oaks that flourish for a thousand years do not spring up into beauty like a reed. george henry lewes
  • Otmbotic: absence makes the heart grow fonder, by henry reed
  • Robertsnickc: many a genius has been slow of growth. oaks that flourish for a thousand years do not spring up into beauty like a reed. george henry lewes
  • Andrewluvsjenny: "the creator is the rock of ages, the creature a broken reed; we cannot expect too little from man, or too much from god." - matthew henry
  • Si_npg: james valentine and sons, henry reed stiles, 1880
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A Masque Presented At Ludlow Castle, 1634, Before

The Earl Of Bridgewater, Then President Of Wales.

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The ATTENDANT SPIRIT, afterwards in the habit of THYRSIS.
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