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"The shattered water made a misty din.
Great waves looked over others coming in,

a violent breeze

And thought of doing something to the shore
That water never did to land before.

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The clouds were low and hairy in the skies,
Like locks blown forward in the gleam of eyes.

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You could not tell, and yet it looked as if
The shore was lucky in being backed by cliff,

ominous

The cliff in being backed by continent;
It looked as if a night of dark intent

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Was coming, and not only a night, an age.
Someone had better be prepared for rage.

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There would be more than ocean-water broken
Before God's last Put out the Light was spoken."

- R. Frost, "Once by the Pacific"

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Reading in their shelter from the storm.

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