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bard
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Great Expectations
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  • I took what Joe gave me, and found it to be the crumpled play-bill of a small metropolitan theatre, announcing the first appearance, in that very week, of "the celebrated Provincial Amateur of Roscian renown, whose unique performance in the highest tragic walk of our National Bard has lately occasioned so great a sensation in local dramatic circles."

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  • He calls himself a bard from Brooklyn.
  • Yet louder, higher, stronger, bard!
    Walt Whitman  --  Leaves of Grass

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