The Highwayman Quotes
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Plaiting a dark red love-knot into her long black hair. (line 18)
But they gagged his daughter and bound her to the foot of her narrow bed; (line 44)
Man and the Natural World Quotes
The wind was a torrent of darkness among the gusty trees, (line 1)
"I'll come to thee by moonlight, though hell should bar the way." (line 30)
He'd a French cocked-hat on his forehead, a bunch of lace at his chin, (line 7)