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SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE.

Anon Night comes, and with her wings brings / LINES WRITTEN IN AN ALBUM. things

(A farmer's daughter, during the rage for albums, handed to the Such as, with his poetic tongue, Young sung ; author an old account-book ruled for pounds, shillings, and pence, The gas upblazes with its bright white light, and requested a contribution.] And paralytic watchmen prowl, howl, growl

This world 's a scene as dark as Styx, About the streets, and take up Pall-Mall Sal,

Where hope is scarce worth
Who, hasting to her nightly jobs, robs fobs.

Our joys are borne so fleeting hence
Now thieves to enter for your cash, smash, crash, | That they are dear at
Past drowsy Charley, in a deep sleep, creep,

And yet to stay here most are willing,
But, frightened by Policeman B. 3, flee,

Although they may not have And while they 're going, whisper low, “No go!"

WILLIS GAYLORD. Now puss, when folks are in their beds, treads

METRICAL FEET. leads, And sleepers, waking, grumble, “ Drat that cat!” | TROCHEE trips from long to short ; Who in the gutter caterwauls, squalls, mauls From long to long in solemn sort Some feline foe, and screams in shrill ill-will. Slow Spondee stalks ; strong foot ! yet ill able

Ever to come up with dactyl trisyllable.

Iainbics march from short to long; — In childish dreams, and with a roar gore poor With a leap and a bound the swift Anapæsts Georgy, or Charley, or Billy, willy-nilly ;

throng ; But Nursemaid in a nightmare rest, chest-pressed, One syllable long, with onc short at each side, Dreameth of one of her old flames, James Games, | Amphibrachys hastes with a stately stride ; And that she hears --- what faith is man's ! - First and last being long, middle short, AmphiAnn's banns

macer And his, from Reverend Mr. Rice, twice, thrice ; Strikes his thundering hoofs like a proud highWhite ribbons flourish, and a stout shout out,

bred racer. That upward goes, shows Rose knows those bows' woes ! THOMAS HOOD.

SNEEZING.

What a moment, what a doubt!
ODE FOR A SOCIAL MEETING ;

All my nose is inside out, -
WITH SLIGHT ALTERATIONS BY A TEETOTALER. All my thrilling, tickling caustic,
COME! fill a fresh bumper, — for why should

Pyramid rhinocerostic,

Wants to sneeze and cannot do it!
. we go
logwood

How it yearns me, thrills me, stings me, While the rootor still reddens our cups as they How with rapturous torment wrings me! flow?

Now says, “Sneeze, you fool, - get through decoction

it." Pour out the rich juices still bright with the sun,

' | Shee — shee - oh! 't is most del-ishi

dye-stuff Till o'er the brimmed crystal the rubies shall run. | Ishi — ishi — most del-ishi ! half-ripened apples

(Hang it, I shall sneeze till spring !) The purple globet etusters their life-dews have Snuff is a delicious thi bled ;

LEIGH HUNT. sugar of lead How sweet is the breath of the fragrance thoy shod! rank poisons

. wines !!! For summer's last roses lie hid in the wines

TO MY NOSE. stable-boys smoking long-nines That were garnered by maidens who laughod

Knows he that never took a pinch, through tho-vines.

Nosey, the pleasure thence which flows? scowl howl scoff

Knows he the titillating joys Then a smile, and a glass, and a toast, and a eheer,

Which my nose knows ?
strychnine and whiskey, and ratsbane and beer

O nose, I am as proud of thee
For all the goot wine, and we'vo some of it bort !
In cellar, in pantry, in attic, in hall,

As any mountain of its snows;
Down, down with the tyrant that masters us all!

I gaze on thee, and feel that pride
Long live the gay sorrant-that-laughs-for-us-all !

A Roman knows !
OLIVER WENDELL HOLMES,

ALFRED A. FORRESTER (Alfred Crowqwill).

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A baby was sleeping......

| All things that are on earth shall wholly pass.......

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Abou Ben Adhem (may his tribe increase !).......... All thoughts, all passions, all delights...... .......... 162
Above the pines the moon......
26 Aloft upon an old basaltic crag...........

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A brace of sinners for no good ...........

953 Along the frozen lake she comes......
A chieftain, to the Highlands bound......

Although I enter not.......

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A child sleeps under a rose-bush fair ......... 741 A man there came, whence none could tell ........ 735
A cloud lay cradled near the setting sun..... 692 Amazing, beauteous change!..
A country life is sweet ....

551 A mighty fortress is our God.
Across the narrow beach we flit....

A mighty hand, from an exhaustless urn........
A dew-drop came, with a spark of flame ...

865 | A milkmaid, who poised a full pail .........
A diagnosis of our history proves......

1007 | A moment then Lord Marmion stayed, .........
Adieu, adieu, my native shore. ......

Among the beautiful pictures ..............
A district school not far away......

Among their graven shapes.................

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Ae fond kiss and then we sever.......

Among thy fancies tell me this......................
A fair little girl sat under a tree.
103 A Monk, when his rites sacerdotal were o'er......

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A famous hen 's my story's theme......
991 An ancient story I'll tell you..

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Afar in the desert I love to ride.......

319 An Austrian army awfully arrayed........ 1013
A fellow in a market-town...........

And are ye sure the news is true ?..........
A flock of merry singing-birds..........

And hast thou sought thy heavenly home...
A flock of sheep that leisurely pass by.....

763 | And is the swallow gone ?..................... 478
A footstep struck her ear.......

........ And is there care in heaven ? ........................
Again the violet of our early days.................... 421

421 | And now behold your tender nurse, the air......... 451
A gentle knight was pricking on the plaine... 827 | And now, unveiled, the toilet stands displayed....
A girl who has so many willful ways.....

130 And said I that my limbs were old..............
A good wife rose from her bed one morn ........... 220 And there two runners did the sign abide..

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A happy bit hame this auld world would be...

And thou hast walked about.........
Ah, Ben! say how or when.....

And wilt thou leave me thus ?.............

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Ah! County Guy, the hour is nigh ........ ....... 194 | And ye sall walk in silk attire......
Ah, Chloris, could I now but sit........... ....... 147 | An exquisite incompleteness........

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Ah, how sweet it is to love !.

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An exquisite invention this..........
Ah! little they know of true happiness......

A nightingale, that all day long.......
Ah! my heart is weary waiting

419 Announced by all the trumpets of the sky.....
Ah, my sweet sweeting..

123 An old farm-house with meadows wide..........
Ah, sweet Kitty Neil !.........

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A poet loved a star..................................
Ah, then, how sweetly closed those crowded days.. 87 Appeared the princess with that merry child....
Ah, the world hath many a Horner..........

Arches on arches! as it were that Rome...........
Ah! what is love? It is a pretty thing...

Art thou poor, yet hast thou golden slumbers ?..... 550
Ah! whence yon glare....

Art thou weary, art thou languid..................... 364
Ah, yes,-the fight ? Well, messmates, well. 612 A ruddy drop of manly blood.....

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A jolly fat friar loved liquor good store......

As beautiful Kitty one morning was tripping....... 187
Alas, Fra Giacomo....

885 As by the shore, at break of day........... ........ 577
Alạs, how light a cause may move ........

264 A sentinel angel sitting high in glory............ ..... 270
Alas! they had been friends in youth........

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A simple child... .....

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Alas! what pity 't is that regularity.......

As into blowing roses summer dews............. ... 790
A life on the ocean wave............

630 As it fell upon a day................................... 480
A lighter scarf of richer fold.................

As Memnon's marble harp renowned of old...... 819
A light is out in Italy.............................. 934 A soldier of the Legion lay dying in Algiers.......
A little more toward the light..........

As once a Grecian maiden wove......................
All day long the storm of battle through the start A song for the plant of my own native West........ 458
led valley swept.........

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All grim and soiled and brown with tan........... As, rising on its purple wing..............
All hail ! thou noble land ................
............. 588 As ships becalmed at eve, that lay .......

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All bail to the ruins, the rocks, and the shores !..... 608 As slow our ship her foamy track................
All in our marriage garden......

| A stranger came one night to Yussouf's tent...... 768
All in the Downs the fleet was moored.

235 | A swallow in the spring ..........
"All quiet along the Potomac".....

A sweet disorder in the dress .....
All the world 's a stage ..............

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At Bannockburn the English lay.....

But now our quacks are gamesters........
At early dawn I marked them in the sky.........

480 | But where to find that happiest spot below........
* A temple to friendship,” cried Laura...

But who the melodies of morn can tell ?........
A thing of beauty is a joy forever.........

675 | “But why do you go ?" said the lady..............
A thousand miles from land are we......
483 | By broad Potomac's silent shore.................

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At midnight, in his guarded tent.............. 582 By Nebo's lonely mountain..............
At noon, within the dusty town........

By the flow of the inland river.......
At Paris it was, at the opera there.

| By the rude bridge that arched the flood...... 589
A traveller through a dusty road..
779 By the wayside, on a mossy stone.....

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At setting day and rising morn......

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At the close of the day, when the hamlet is still.... 737 Calm is the morn without a sound................
Ave Maria ! O'er the earth and sea.................... 413 Care-charmer Sleep, son of the sable night.......
A violet in her lovely hair............................ 126 Ca' the yowes to the knowes.........................
Awake, awake, my Lyre ........

772 Cease, rude Boreas, blustering railer....... ... 628
A warrior so bold, and a virgin so bright.... 861 Charmer, on a given straight line.......

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Away! away ! through the sightless air......

Cheeks as soft as July peaches.........
A weary weed, tossed to and fro..

622 Chicken-skin, delicate, white.....
A well there is in the West country....

Child of the later days!........
A wet sheet and a flowing sea.........

625 Chilly Dovebber with its boadigg blast......... 1016
A widow-she had only one !......

282 Chloe, we must not always be in heaven....... 192
A wind came up out of the sea .......

408 Christ! I am Christ's! and let the name...... 359
Ay, but I know .......

Christmas is here..
Ay, tear her tattered ensign down!................

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Clear, placid Leman! thy contrasted lake .......... 685
Bachelor's hall, what a quare-lookin' place it is!...1003 Clear the brown path to meet his coulter's gleam.. 551
Backward, turn backward, O Time, in your flight.. 222 Cleon hath a million acres..............................

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Balow, my babe, ly stil and sleipe !................... Clime of the unforgotten brave !........
Beat on, proud billows, Boreas, blow................ 731 Cling to thy home! if there the meanest shed.......
Beautiful Evelyn Hope is dead........

284 Close his eyes; his work is done !.....
Beautiful, sublime, and glorious.......

Columbia, Columbia, to glory arise....... ... 588
Beautiful was the night..
432 Come a little nearer, doctor,

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Because I breathe not love to everie one ...... 144 Come, all ye jolly shepherds....

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Before I sigh my last gasp, let me breathe.....

Come as artist, come as guest.........

10 as sucsu......................... 920
Before I trust my fate to thee..............

143 Come, brother, turn with me from pining thought. 368
Behave yoursel' before folk...........

157 Come, dear children, let us away.....
Behold, I have a weapon.......

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877 Come, dear old comrade, you and I.................. 112
Behold the mansion reared by dædal Jack..........1011 Come! fill a fresh bumper, for why should we go..1015
Behold the sea..........

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610 Come from my first, ay, come !.....

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Behold the young, the rosy Spring.......

Come, gentle sleep, attend thy votary's prayer......
Behold this ruin! T was a skull....... ......... Come here, come here, and dwell .....

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Believe me, if all those endearing young charms... 174 Come hither, Evan Cameron..........

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Ben Battle was a soldier bold...

964 | Come, hoist the sail, the fast let go !...............
Beneath a shivering canopy reclined .....

Come in the evening, or come in the morning...... 152
Beneath our consecrated elm....................... 927 Come into the garden, Maud.........

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Beneath this stony roof reclined.................... Come, let us plant the apple-tree..........

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Better trust all and be deceived.

790 Come, listen to me, you gallants so free.... ... 638

Come live with me, and be my love......... ... 157
Between the dark and the daylight.......

Come, now a roundel, and a fairy song.... ... 835
Be wise to-day ; 't is madness to defer.......... 748 | Come on, sir: here's the place........
Beyond the smiling and the weeping .............. 296 Come, O thou Traveller unknown.............. ... 371
Beyond these chilling winds and gloomy skies..... 368 Come over, come over...................

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Bird of the wilderness ......

Come, rest in this bosom.......................

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Birds, the free tenants of land, air, and ocean...... 470 Come, see the Dolphin's anchor forged............ 554
Blessings on thee, little man..

99 Come, Sleep, and with thy sweet deceiving..........
Blest as the immortal gods is he.....

Come, Sleep, o Sleep, the certain knot of peace .... 762
Blossom of the almond-trees........

Come then, my friend! my genius! come along.... 911
Blow, blow, thou winter wind.....

316 Come to me, dearest.......

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Blue gulf all around us..............

Come to me, O my Mother!.......
Bobolink that in the meadow......
475 Come to these scenes of peace.......

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Bonnie wee thing I cannie wee thing.............. Comrades, leave me here a little .....
Bonny Kilmeny gaed up the glen................. 837 | Cooks who 'd roast a sucking pig................. .....1013
Break, break, break.......

Could I pass those lounging sentries ............... ... 922
Break, Fantasy, from thy cave of cloud......

19 Could ye come back to me, Douglas, Douglas. ..... 289
Breathes there the man with soul so dead.......... Cromwell, I did not think to shed a tear....... 321
Buried to-day............
272 Cromwell, our chief of men...

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Burly, dozing humble-bee!....
484 Cupid and my Campaspe played....

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But chief-surpassing all-a cuckoo clock.......

Cursed be the verse, how well soe'er it flow...... 1781
But Enoch yearned to see her face again.......

Cyriack, this three years' day............
But Fortune, like some others of her sex...........
But happy they! the happiest of their kind.......... 214 Dark as the clouds of even.....

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But I remember, when the fight was done. ..........

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Dark fell the night, the watch was set.............

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But look! O'er the fall see the angler stand......... 669 Darkness is thinning.......

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Daughter of God I that sitt'st on high....

. 534 | Father, thy wonders do not singly stand............ 368
Day dawned:-within a curtained room............. 741 Fear no more the heat o' the sun............... 301
Day in melting purple dying..........

....... 245 | Fear not, O little flock! the foe...... ..........
Day is dying! Float, O song................. ....... 411 First time he kissed me, he but only kissed...... 190
Day set on Norham's castled steep....... ......... 676 Five years have past; five summers............. 403
Day stars ! that ope your frownless eyes...

459 Fled now the sullen murmur of the north......... 553
Dead! one of them shot by the sea..

283 Flowers are fresh, and bushes green ................. 261
Dear Chloe, while the busy crowd............... 226 Flowers to the fair: to you these flowers I bring.... 128
Dear friend, whose presence in the house.......

Flow gently, sweet Afton, among thy green braes,. 447
Dear hearts, you were waiting a year ago........

Flung to the heedless winds.......... ....... 365
Dear Ned, no doubt you 'll be surprised........... “Fly to the desert, fly with me"....
Deep in the wave is a coral grove........... ........ For aught that ever I could read..........
Der Noble Ritter Hugo............

..1000 For close designs and crooked councils fit........... 908
Deserted by the waning moon........................ 627 For England when with favoring gale....... ..... 627
Did you hear of the Widow Malone, Ohone!. ..1003 Forever with the Lord........

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Die down, O dismal day, and let me live............. 419 Forget thee? If to dream by night....... ..... 161
Dies iræ, dies illa!.............
953

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Dip down upon the northern shore....

For Scotland's and for freedom's right..........
Does the road wind up-hill all the way?..

363 For why, who writes such histories as these. ....... 768
Down deep in a hollow so damp...................... 694 Fresh from the fountains of the wood................ 447
Down, down, Ellen, my little one............

Friend after friend departs................. ........ 114
Down swept the chill wind from the mountain Friends ! I came here not to talk.
Down the dimpled greensward dancing..

From harmony, from heavenly harmony............ 775
Down to the wharves, as the sun goes down........ 318 From his brimstone bed at break of day............
Dow's Flat. That 's its name.....

From the desert I come to thee..............
Do you ask what the birds say ?......

.. 474 From the recesses of a lowly spirit....... ...... 375
Drink to me only with thine eyes......

... 125 | Full knee-deep lies the winter snow.................
Drunk and senseless in his place......
Drop, drop, slow tears..

360 Gamarra is a dainty steed......

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Duncan Gray cam' here to woo..
...... Garçons et filles, venez toujours....

....... 993

Gather ye rosebuds as ye may.......
Each day, when the glow of sunset.........

Gay, guiltless pair..........
Earl Gawain wooed the Lady Barbara ......

Genteel in personage..............
Early on a sunny morning.........

Gin a body meet a body..........
Earth gets its price for what Earth gives us.....

Give me more love or more disdain......
Earth has not anything to show more fair........ Give me my scallop-shell of quiet.........
Earth with its dark and dreadful ills................. Give me three grains of corn, mother...........
Echo! mysterious nymph, declare...
.1014 Give place, ye ladies, and begone........

127
E'en such is time; which takes on trust............. Give place, ye lovers. .........

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England, with all thy faults, I love thee still....... “Give us a song !" the soldiers cried......... 155
Ensanguined man......

| God makes sech nights, all white an' still....... 993
Erratic Soul of some great Purpose, doomed...... God might have bade the earth bring forth..........
Eternal spirit of the chainless mind.................. | God of the thunder! from whose cloudy seat....... 372
Ethereal minstrel! pilgrim of the sky !.... ........ 475 | God prosper long our noble king.
Even is come; and from the dark Park, hark.......1014 God shield ye, heralds of the spring.....
Ever let the Fancy roam .....
......... God's love and peace be with thee.........

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Every day brings a ship........

Go, feel what I have felt........

: Ter.......................... 546
Every one, by instinct taught.........

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Go from me. Yet I feel that I shall stand........
Going-the great round Sun.........

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Faintly as tolls the evening chime.................... 665 Golden hair climbed up on Grandpapa's knee.......
Fair daffodils, we weep to see..........

Go, lovely rose !................................
Fair Greece ! sad relic of departed worth 1.......... Gone at last...........

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Fair insect, that, with thread-like legs.............. Go now! and with some daring drug......
Fair lady, when you see the grace........

Good-by, proud world, I'm going home......
Fair pledges of a fruitful tree.............
Fair Portia's counterfeit ?..........

.. 122 Good morrow to thy sable beak.......
Fair ship that from the Italian shore........

Good night!...........................
Fair stood the wind for France..........

Good people all of every sort...............

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False diamond set in flint!.
.... 166 Good people all, with one accord.

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False world, thou ly'st; thou canst not lend...... Go, patter to lubbers, and swabs, do ye see.........
Fare thee well! and if forever......

238 Go, soul, the body's guest...
Farewell, a long farewell, to all my greatness !..... Go to thy rest, fair child............

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Farewell ! but whenever you welcome the hour.... 240 Go where glory waits thee..........
"Farewell, farewell !" is often heard.............. Great ocean! strongest of creation's sons........ 610
Farewell, farewell to thee, Araby's daughter!..... Green be the turf above thee.....................
Farewell! if ever fondest prayer, .....

Green grow the rashes 0.............
Farewell, life! my senses swim .................... Green little vaulter in the sunny grass.....,

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Farewell rewards and fairies !...
.847 Grief hath been known to turn...

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Farewell thou art too dear for my possessing...... 239 Guvener B. is a sensible man....
Farewell, thou busy world, and may ....... 737
Farewell to Lochaber, and farewell, my Jean....... 237 Ha! bully for me again when my turn for picket is
Father of all! in every age ........ ........... 370 over.....

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