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Henry David Thoreau, Walden Quotes: We now no longer camp as for a night, but have settled down on earth and forgotten heaven
         

We now no longer camp as for a night, but have settled down on earth and forgotten heaven


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We now no longer camp as for a night, but have settled down on earth and forgotten heaven
         



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