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My heart’s in the highlands

My heart’s in the highlands, my heart is not here. My heart’s in the highlands a-chasing the deer. We hebben weinig herten gezien, maar wel een fantastische vakantie gehad in Schotland. Het is daar zo...

When I heard the Learn’d Astronomer

When I heard the learn’d astronomer, When the proofs, the figures, were ranged in columns before me, When I was shown the charts and diagrams, to add, divide, and measure them, When I sitting heard...

Mezzo Cammin

Half of my life is gone, and I have let The years slip from me and have not fulfilled The aspiration of my youth, to build Some tower of song with lofty parapet. Not indolence,...

Apple Blossom

Apple Blossom  The first blossom was the best blossom For the child who never had seen an orchard: For the youth whom whisky had led astray The morning after was the first day.   The...