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Dover Beach: Matthew Arnold

The sea is calm to-night. The tide is full, the moon lies fair Upon the straits; — on the French coast the light Gleams and is gone; the cliffs of England stand, Glimmering and vast, out in the tranquil bay. … Continue reading

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The Pleasures Of Life: Kingsley Amis

No pleasure is worth giving up for the sake of two more years in a geriatric home in Weston-Super-Mare. Kingsley Amis 1922-1995 The Times, 21 June 1994, attr. The image is copyright: Varina and Jay Patel via Shutterstock

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