„The sun was in mind to come out but having a look at the weather it was in lost heart and went back again.“

Confessions of an Irish Rebel (1967 [1965])

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Contexto: p>But to impose is not
To discover. To discover an order as of
A season, to discover summer and know it, To discover winter and know it well, to find
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