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harmonious
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Leaves of Grass
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harmonious
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Leaves of Grass
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  • O the of increase, growth, recuperation, The joy of soothing and pacifying, the joy of concord and harmony.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Or the attraction of gravity, and the great laws and harmonious combinations and the fluids of the air, as subjects for the savans?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Wandering at Morn Wandering at morn, Emerging from the night from gloomy thoughts, thee in my thoughts, Yearning for thee harmonious Union! thee, singing bird divine! Thee coil'd in evil times my country, with craft and black dismay, with every meanness, treason thrust upon thee, This common marvel I beheld—the parent thrush I watch'd feeding its young, The singing thrush whose tones of joy and faith ecstatic, Fail not to certify and cheer my soul.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Waitest not haply for us somewhere there the Comrade perfect?) Thou pulse—thou motive of the stars, suns, systems, That, circling, move in order, safe, harmonious, Athwart the shapeless vastnesses of space, How should I think, how breathe a single breath, how speak, if, out of myself, I could not launch, to those, superior universes?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • …all, Rocks, woods, fort, cannon, pacing sentries, endless wilds, In dulcet streams, in flutes' and cornets' notes, Electric, pensive, turbulent, artificial, (Yet strangely fitting even here, meanings unknown before, Subtler than ever, more harmony, as if born here, related here, Not to the city's fresco'd rooms, not to the audience of the opera house, Sounds, echoes, wandering strains, as really here at home, Sonnambula's innocent love, trios with Norma's anguish, And thy ecstatic…  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: live togther harmoniously
as in: soothing, harmonious music
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