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  1. Beth Grimes:

    I may not even vote because Hillary is the only decent Democrat, i don’t really like Hillary. She sways positions too easily.

  2. Sara Teasdale:

    Life has loveliness to sell, All beautiful and splendid things, Blue waves whitened on a cliff, Soaring fire that sways and sings And children's faces looking up Holding wonder like a cup.

  3. Longfellow:

    The every-day cares and duties which men call drudgery are the weights and counterpoises of the clock of Time, giving its pendulum a true vibration, and its hands a regular motion; and when they cease to hang upon the wheels, the pendulum no longer sways, the hands no longer move, the clock stands still.

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