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Apologetic Postscript of a Year Later

…from the quills of the dead white poets Robert Louis Stevenson If you see this song, my dear, And last year’s toast, I’m confoundedly in fear You’ll be serious and severe About the boast. Blame not that I sought such … Continue reading

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The Vagabond

…from the quills of the dead white poets Robert Louis Stevenson (1850 – 1894) From Songs of Travel Give to me the life I love, Let the lave go by me, Give the jolly heaven above And the byway night … Continue reading

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Away with funeral music

…from the quills of the dead white poets Robert Louis Stevenson (1850 – 1894) Away with funeral music – set The pipe to powerful lips – The cup of life’s for him that drinks And not for him that sips.

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