The Owl, a Wednesday journal of politics and society, Issue 1001; Issue 2288

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Page 5 - Little remains: but every hour is saved From that eternal silence, something more, A bringer of new things; and vile it were For some three suns to store and hoard myself...
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Page 5 - But half of our heavy task was done When the clock struck the hour for retiring : And we heard the distant and random gun That the foe was sullenly firing.
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Page 5 - Tho' much is taken, much abides ; and tho' We are not now that strength which in old days Moved earth and heaven; that which we are, we are; One equal temper of heroic hearts, Made weak by time and fate, but strong in will To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.
Page 5 - Death closes all: but something ere the end, Some work of noble note, may yet be done, Not unbecoming men that strove with Gods.
Page 3 - Compound for sins they are inclined to By damning those they have no mind to.
Page 6 - IF life were never bitter, And love were always sweet, Then who would care to borrow A moral from to-morrow — If Thames would always glitter, And joy would ne'er retreat, If life were never bitter, And love were always sweet! If care were not the waiter Behind a fellow's chair, When easy-going sinners Sit down to Richmond dinners, And life's swift stream flows straighter, By Jove, it would be rare, If care were not the waiter Behind a fellow's chair. If wit were always radiant, And wine were always...

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