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I passed along a dead shrew mouse, as it seemed to me, among the halms; then a still toad.
Connotation to grass halms and their abundant parallelism
"Entering a boat on the river, where we cannot touch the bottom with the oar, we perceive a little white flower waving to and fro, supported by long spiral halms between straight, grass-like leaves.