Eugene Field

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Eugene Field

Eugene Field

He played the King as though under momentary apprehension that someone else was about to play the ace.More Eugene Field [09/02/2011 12:09:41]
How gracious those dews of solace that over my senses fall
At the clink of the ice in the pitcher the boy brings up the
hall.More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The biggest fish he ever caught were those that got away.More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
All human joys are swift of wing,
For heaven doth so allot it;
That when you get an easy thing,
You find you haven't got it.More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When I demanded of my friend what viands he preferred,
He quoth, "A large cold bottle, and a small hot bird!"More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Wynken, Blynken and Nod one night
Sailed off in a wooden shoe--
Sailed on a river of crystal light
Into a sea of dew.More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
No book can be appreciated until it has been slept with and dreamed over.More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Not so, however, with books, for books cannot change. A thousand years hence they are what you find them to-day, speaking the same words, holding forth the same cheer, the same promise, the same comfort; always constant, laughing with those who laugh and weeping with those who weep.More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
But he who truly loves books loves all books alike, and not only this, but it grieves him that all other men do not share with him this noble passion. Verily, this is the most unselfish of loves!More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
He is so mean, he won't let his little baby have more than one measle at a time.More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I never lost a little fish - Yes, I'm free to say. It always was the biggest fish I caught, that got away.More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Some statesmen go to Congress and some go to jail. It is the same thing, after all.More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Father calls me William, sister calls me Will, Mother calls me Willie, but the fellows call me Bill!.More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
How gracious those dews of solace that over my senses fall At the clink of the ice in the pitcher the boy brings up the hall.More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I'd like a stocking made for a giant, And a meeting house full of toys, Then I'd go out in a happy hunt For the poor little girls and boys; Up the street and down the street, And across and over the town, I'd search and find them everyone, Before the sun went down.More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Let my temptation be a book, which I shall purchase, hold and keep.More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When I demanded of my friend what viands he preferred,
He quoth: "A large cold bottle, and a small hot bird!"More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Let my temptation be a book.More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Here we have a baby. It is composed of a bald head and a pair of lungs.More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
All human joys are swift of wing, For heaven doth so allot it; That when you get an easy thing, You find you haven't got itMore Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
What smells so? Has somebody been burning a Rag, or is there a Dead Mule in the Back yard? No, the Man is Smoking a Five-Cent Cigar.More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Have you an unexpurgated copy of Hannah More's 'Letters to a Village Maiden'?More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
But I, when I undress me Each night, upon my knees Will ask the Lord to bless me With apple-pie and cheese.More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
All good and true book-lovers practice the pleasing and improving avocation of reading in bed ... No book can be appreciated until it has been slept with and dreamed over.More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Mr. Clarke played the King all evening as though under constant fear that someone else was about to play the Ace.More Eugene Field [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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