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    Where the blackbird sings the latest,
    Where the hawthorn blooms the sweetest,
    Where the nestlings chirp and flee,
    That’s the way for Billy and me.
    —James Hogg Hoffmann (1770–1835)

    Metaphysics means nothing but an unusually obstinate effort to think clearly.
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    Where the blackbird sings the latest,
    Where the hawthorn blooms the sweetest,
    Where the nestlings chirp and flee,
    That’s the way for Billy and me.
    —James Hogg Hoffmann (1770–1835)