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I am now experiencing one of the "ups" of political life. Congress adjourned on the first after a session of almost seventy-five d ...
[Gen. William S.] "Rosecrans [at Chicamauga] has been badly beaten!"... How these blows strike my heart!... I suffer from these bl ...
Turn your eyes to the immoderate past,
Turn to the inscrutable infantry rising
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Is it true or false that Belfast is north of London? That the galaxy is the shape of a fried egg? That Beethoven was a drunkard? T ...
Gladstone in Great Britain and Parnell in Ireland, under the watchword, "Home Rule for Ireland," are fighting the battle of self-g ...
Nelson's famous signal before the Battle of Trafalgar was not: "England expects that every man will be a hero." It said: "England ...
I have just read your dispatch about sore tongued and fatiegued [sic] horses. Will you pardon me for asking what the horses of you ...
We are in the greatest danger of being run over when we have just gotten out of the way of a carriage.
The militancy of men, through all the centuries, has drenched the world with blood, and for these deeds of horror and destruction ...
True Shandeism, think what you will against it, opens the heart and lungs, and like all those affections which partake of its natu ...
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