Isle of Pines


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Isle of Pines

n
(Placename) the former name of (Isle of) Youth
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Across the willow-lake a temple shines, Pale, through the lotus-girdled isle of pines, And twilight listens to the drip of oars -- The coming of dark boats with scented stores Of orange seed; the mist leans from the hill, While palm leaves sway 'twixt wind and water chill, And waves of smoke like phantoms rise and fade Into a trembling tangle of green jade.
The film opens with an introduction of Jessie, whose life begins on the Isle of Pines, an island close to Cuba, where she is born to an American father and a mother who passes away when Jessie is still young.
The only thing missing is the aroma of that tropical flower from America or Asia called vanilla I crumble on the cape white Italian foam of an obese Franciscan friar from Spain whose flesh overflows the coffee laced with soy from Mexico barefoot steaming in those cups of virgin ceramic from Isle of Pines gift from my sister Tarcila who is no longer with us and is everywhere now.
But a generation later it appeared in Spanish records as the Isle of Pines.
The property is located in the Isle of Pines subdivision on the shores of Lake Mary Jane.
The Isle of Pines, 1668: Henry Neville's Uncertain Utopia.
Called A New and Further Discovery of The Isle of Pines, it does not continue the narrative of castaways who create a paradise by breaking all the rules of polite society, he says, but brings further complications to almost every aspect of the already complicated original.
Henry Neville's 1688 text The Isle of Pines has appeared in various collections of utopian literature and seventeenth-century republican texts, but John Scheckter's edition is the first of its kind.
Knife Lake is home to the Isle of Pines, the island where Dorothy Molter lived from 1934 until her death in 1986.
I cannot ask freedom for myself while my comrades are already suffering in the ignominious prison of the Isle of Pines.