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What was any art but an effort to make a sheath, a mould in which to imprison for a moment the shining, elusive element which is l ...
A child is nothing like a racing car. . . . Souping up babies doesn't work that way. The child is what she is. There is a certain ...
After some years, the elusive lady ran out of people to elude.
The nineteenth-century novelist Thomas Love Peacock once remarked critically that "a poet in our times is a semi-barbarian in a ci ...
Every body we know surrounds himself with a fine house, fine books, conservatory, gardens, equipage, and all manner of toys, as sc ...
Looking back over a decade one sees the ideal of a university become a myth, a vision, a meadow lark among the smoke stacks. Yet p ...
One's favorite book is as elusive as one's favorite pudding.
It is clear that all verbal structures with meaning are verbal imitations of that elusive psychological and physiological process ...
A favorite of outdoor alcoholics, connoisseurs and Fundamentalists, these pills turn water into wine. In 10 minutes the most fetid ...
Romance, like the rabbit at the dog track, is the elusive, fake, and never attained reward which, for the benefit and amusement of ...
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