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“Tell me what you see?”


“I see a world of wilderness,

a verdant land with flowers,

a land full of hope but, alas,

a chimera it all is; 321 more words

This experience, gentlemen, I am inclined to think was more valuable to me than if I had been hailed with salvos of applause. I ceased henceforth from considering what the world was likely to hear about me: from that day I took care that I should be seen personally every day.

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Cast upon a dead man’s sea

Floating slowly towards thee

Mixed with surf, mixed with tide

My wish to be with you, abide

You stand upon a broken beach… 64 more words