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The so-called People’s Ordinance hearkens back to 1919, when 85 percent of voters supported a measure mandating that the city collect trash from homes and allowed city leaders to levy fees for it.
The eyes of them that see shall not be dim, and the ears of them that hear shall hearken diligently.
Hearken unto me, O house of Jacob, all the remnant of the house of Israel who are carried by my bowels, are borne up by my womb.
Hearken diligently to me, and eat that which is good, and your soul shall be delighted in fatness.
And I appointed watchmen over you, saying: Hearken ye to the sound of the trumpet.
Hearken not to the words of the prophets that say to you: You shall not serve the king of Babylon: for they tell you a lie.
Jeremias writeth to the captives in Babylon, exhorting them to be easy there, and not to hearken to false prophets.
But they would not hearken, and they turned away the shoulder to depart: and they stopped their ears, not to hear.
But needs must thou hearken from me that which I shall teach thee and lose not 222 a syllable of my speech.
He would not hearken unto them, but threw them all into the fire, and in that flame burnt the greatest learning in the world.
WITCH, WARLOCK, AND MAGICIANWILLIAM HENRY DAVENPORT ADAMS

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