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Love to chawnk green apples an' go swimmin' in the
lake.--
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The hill farmer ... always seems to make out somehow with his corn patch, his few vegetables, his rifle, and fishing rod. This sel ...
You ask: What is it that philosophers have called qualitative states? I answer, only half in jest: As Louis Armstrong is said to h ...
Wit is a lean creature with sharp inquiring nose, whereas humor has a kindly eye and a comfortable girth. Wit, if it be necessary, ...
Sad mortals! thus the gods still plague you!
He lost his labor, I my jest;
For he was drowned, and I've the ague.
It is depressing to hear the unfortunate or dying man jest.
A man renowned for repartee
Will seldom scruple to make free
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Sweetest love, I do not go
For weariness of thee,
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The reason is:
rats leave the sinking ship
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Freud makes much of the distinction between jokes which just barely make sense, and those whose main value lies in the sense they ...
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