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You better cross over You better walk humble Or you’re gonna stumble And Satan is waitin’ to take your hand You walk on the wild side Brook Benton, Walk on the Wild Side Hey babe Take a walk … Continue reading
It is the light At the end of the tunnel as it might be seen By him looking out somberly at the shower, The picture of hope a dying man might turn away from, Realizing that hope is something else, … Continue reading
Thanks to the morning light, Thanks to the foaming sea, To the uplands of New Hampshire, To the green-haired forest free. Ralph Waldo Emerson, The World-Soul If we meet someone who owes us thanks, we right away remember that. … Continue reading
We are not come to wage a strife With swords upon this hill, It is not wise to waste the life Against a stubborn will. Yet would we die as some have done. Beating a way for the rising sun. … Continue reading
Think what was there but now’s gone. Black suit with the black Ray Ban’s on. Walk in shadow, move in silence Will Smith, Men in Black He recollected his initiation, And one especially of the rites. For on his … Continue reading
Fat was this lord, he stood in goodly case. His bulging eyes he rolled about, and hot They gleamed and red, like fire beneath a pot; His boots were soft; his horse of great estate. Now certainly he was a … Continue reading
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When the first dawn came Like a cigarette in the rain Heard the thunder miles away Didn’t think that it would work out this way The storm came and it rained all night Randy Crawford, Cigarette in the Rain I … Continue reading
Strong in the Rain by Kenji Miyazawa translation by Roger Pulvers Strong in the rain Strong in the wind Strong against the summer heat and snow He is healthy and robust Free from desire He never loses his temper Nor … Continue reading
Sometimes a word will start it, like Hands and feet, sun and gloves. The way Is fraught with danger, you say, and I Notice the word “fraught”…. John Ashbery, Variant Lawn as white as driven snow, Cyprus black as … Continue reading
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