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Heaven sometimes hedges a rare character about with ungainliness and odium, as the burr that protects the fruit.
Suddenly, like a chestnut falling out of burr, he was shed naked and glistening onto a soft, fecund earth, leaving behind him the ...
An aphorism
should be
like a burr:
sting,
...
and leave
a little soreness....
I am a kind of burr; I shall stick.
Will TV kill the theater? If the programs I have seen, save for "Kukla, Fran and Ollie," the ball games and the fights, are any cr ...
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