Come to me in the silence of the night; Come in the speaking silence of a dream; Come with soft rounded cheeks and eyes as bright As sunlight on a stream; Come back in tears, O memory, hope, love of finished years. O dream how sweet, too sweet, too bitter sweet, Whose wakening should have …

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New drinking driving limits will hit motorists from midnight tonight in a bid to slash the death toll on Scotland’s roads. Scots who drink in the evening are effectively banned from getting behind the wheel for much of the following day, under the strict new laws. As the drink-drive limit is cut, police chiefs warned …

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  Beside the ungathered rice he lay, His sickle in his hand; His breast was bare, his matted hair Was buried in the sand. Again, in the mist and shadow of sleep, He saw his Native Land. Wide through the landscape of his dreams The lordly Niger flowed; Beneath the palm-trees on the plain Once …

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