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the first appearance of daylight in the morning

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At sunset the little soul that had come with the dawning went away, leaving heartbreak behind it.
In the dawning of the day the young poet went home quivering with delight.
It was a child's poetic instinct with a dawning hint of woman's sentiment in it.
Monseigneur gone, and the three strong men absolving themselves from the sin of having drawn his high wages, by being more than ready and willing to cut his throat on the altar of the dawning Republic one and indivisible of Liberty, Equality, Fraternity, or Death, Monseigneur's house had been first sequestrated, and then confiscated.
Then the grey dawning came, the oxen lowed to the light, the regiments arose from their bed of spears; they sprang up and shook the dew from hair and shield--yes
The gaunt, careworn features and dusty figures were made plain by this quaint light at the dawning, but it dressed the skin of the men in corpselike hues and made the tangled limbs appear pulseless and dead.
Renewal Acorns, and buds of all kinds, Keenness, the original mind's Ideas, curiosity, the dawnings Of understanding, help and mornings, Plumped pillows, brisk walks out of doors, Warm welcomes and tidied out drawers, Sharp pencils, new notebooks and plans, Aspiration and all the page ones, A promise, forgiveness, clean slates, Healed wounds, sleep, recovery, clean sheets, Birthdays, New Year's Days, All turning-over new-leaf days, Laughter, significant meetings, Invitations, friendly greetings, Resurgent lawn daisies and bees, Revival's conferred by all these Phenomena of the fresh start, Which bless with renewal, give heart.