But the poet makes the comparison with poppy flowers and wheat.
"Books and Habits from the Lectures of Lafcadio Hearn" by Lafcadio Hearn
True, almost all the old poppy-heads or thistle-heads, the native nobles and notables, were gone.
"The Life of John Milton, Volume 5 (of 7), 1654-1660" by David Masson
It's all poppy-cock, I tell you; the man's as much alive as you or I. Thirty-five thousand dollars!
"The Story of the Foss River Ranch" by Ridgwell Cullum
A kitchen garden spread behind it; in front pale purple poppies had the ill-kept garden to themselves.
"Children of the Mist" by Eden Phillpotts
It acts upon a girl's sense of right and wrong as poppy juice acts on pain.
"Dorothy Vernon of Haddon Hall" by Charles Major
Good-night, Ragged Robins; good-night, Poppies.
"A Student in Arms" by Donald Hankey
As I placed those poppies in a box, on a bed of green moss, I heard them chuckle together, with some surprise and much glee.
"A Few Short Sketches" by Douglass Sherley
Why don't I do the honest thing by her and say to her that all that is poppy-cock?
"The Brimming Cup" by Dorothy Canfield Fisher
I drew the cork, inhaled for a moment the hard dry odour of poppies, and prepared to drink.
"Prose Fancies" by Richard Le Gallienne
KING POPPY: a Fantasia.
"A Woman's Part in a Revolution" by Natalie Harris Hammond
But pleasures are like poppies spread, You seize the flower, its bloom is shed.
"Handy Dictionary of Poetical Quotations" by Various
They were late poppies, a third generation, which had been unable to resist the call of the warm October sun.
"The Turtles of Tasman" by Jack London
Charlotte was calmly mingling the poppies and wheat in her hands.
"The Squire of Sandal-Side" by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
Well, you would have us snowed upon with poppies till we sleep and forget these things.
"The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Volume II" by Elizabeth Barrett Browning
In Europe the poppy is cultivated mostly for the seeds.
"A Catechism of Familiar Things; Their History, and the Events Which Led to Their Discovery" by Benziger Brothers
The only thing about it that fits is the color scheme; Poppy was a red-and-white cow, but I'd rather not.
"The Smiling Hill-Top" by Julia M. Sloane
Then strain off, and add 1/4 gill of poppy-oil.
"French Polishing and Enamelling" by Richard Bitmead
TANGIER SCORZONERA, or POPPY-LEAV'D VIPERS GRASS.
"The Botanical Magazine, Vol. 4" by William Curtis
Wants to get drunk on poppies and kiss the writin' and thinks after that he'll be made into a butterfly.
"Flower of the Dusk" by Myrtle Reed
Sister Gabrielle turned as red as a poppy.
"In the Field (1914-1915)" by Marcel Dupont
Last, for fancy's yearning
Thought to save,
Her frail poppy burning
"Autumn" by Manmohan Ghose
Not like a garden poppy strewn
And scented as an Eden fair
Has been the Block at afternoon.
So Spring came not to me this year.
Curse on the greedy profiteer
Who made the dear ones all too dear!
"Why Spring Fell Flat" by Edward Dyson
So, some time, when the last of all our evenings
Crowneth memorially the last of all our days,
Not loth to take his poppies man goes down and says,
"Sufficient for the day were the day's evil things!"
"Vesperal" by Ernest Christopher Dowson
THERE is an end of joy and sorrow;
Peace all day long, all night, all morrow,
But never a time to laugh or weep.
The end is come of pleasant places,
The end of tender words and faces,
The end of all, the poppied sleep.
"Ilicet" by Algernon Charles Swinburne
Would you forget, oh sorrowful soul,
Come and drink of this golden bowl,
With jewelled poppies about the rim,
Drink of the wine that flushes its brim,
And drown all your haunting memories there,
Your woe and your weary care.
"The Song Of The Siren" by Marietta Holley
Why will ye weep? what do ye weeping?
For waking folk and people sleeping,
And sands that fill and sands that fall,
The days rose-red, the poppied hours,
Blood, wine, and spice and fire and flowers,
There is one end of one and all.
"Ilicet" by Algernon Charles Swinburne
Dakine, Poppy shoulder bag , $40, Kirkham's, 3125 S State Street.
Last week, police arrested Nicholas Moorhouse, 34, in connection with thefts of poppy boxes at three downtown Tim Hortons.
As past Commander of Post 8755 in Sheffield, I want to thank all the people who gave donations to the 2012 Veterans Day Poppy Sales.
On Dec 1, 1943 in Nashville, Tenn. She married William "Poppy" Cone .
The poppy single squeezed by George Strait's new song for a fifth straight win.
In Afghanistan, poppy crop rules.
"Poppies," 1978, by Helena Hernmarck.
I was with our grandchildren the other day, up to some kind of mischief like usual, and one of the boys picked something up and said, "This smells like Poppi".
Jennifer Shemak, center, who created the award-winning poppy-seed dressing, is flanked by Sara Bauman, left, and Dustin Hostetler, right at Grumpy 's.
Are you wearing a handmade poppy.
Poppi + Poppie + Add an Alternative.
Poppy Delevigne's Perfect Romper.
The Poppy Factory in south west London, has been making millions of poppies , crosses and wreaths for the Royal Family and the Royal British Legion's annual Remembrance Day appeal for more than 90 years.
Thank you, also, to local stores that allowed us to distribute poppies .
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